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Document ID (ISN)109514
CIS number 09-590
ISBN(s) 92-2-112900-4
Year 2005
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Zhao T., Li D., Zou C.
National Organizing Committee for 10th ICORD (NOC), Ministry of Health of China
Title Occupational respiratory hazards in the 21st century: Best practices for prevention and control
Bibliographic information ILO Publications, International Labour Office, 1211 Genève 22, Switzerland, 2005. 793p. Illus. Bibl.ref. + CD-ROM.
Abstract Proceedings (in print and on CD-ROM) of the 10th International Conference on Occupational Respiratory Diseases (10th ICORD) held in Beijing, China, from 19 to 22 April 2005. Papers are grouped under the following headings: epidemiology; pathogenesis and experimental studies; diagnosis and treatment; imaging diagnosis of pneumoconiosis; asbestos-related diseases and man-made fibres; occupational asthma and allergy; occupational health surveillance; prevention and control of pneumoconiosis; intervention effectiveness of occupational hazards; studies on pneumoconiosis.
Descriptors (primary) occupational diseases; respiratory diseases; diagnosis; medical treatment; exposure evaluation; risk factors; medical supervision; limitation of exposure
Descriptors (secondary) China; mesothelioma; ILO; man-made fibres; CD-ROM; epidemiology; pneumoconiosis; conference; asbestos
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceILO
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s) Occupational medicine, epidemiology
Browse category(ies) Exposure evaluation
Diseases of the respiratory system (except for pneumoconiosis & similar)