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Document ID (ISN)31815
CIS number 79-1264
ISSN - Serial title 1775-8785 - Archives des maladies professionnelles
Year 1979
Convention or series no.
Title XVth National Congress on Occupational Medicine, Strasbourg, 10-13 May 1978
Original title XVes Journées nationales de médecine du travail, Strasbourg, 10-13 mai 1978. [in French]
Bibliographic information Jan.-Feb. 1979, Vol.40, No.1-2, p.1-129. Illus. 75 ref.
Abstract Text of the 1st report and of the papers presented at the Congress on the theme of pneumoconiosis. The following aspects were considered in the papers presented, some of which were oriented towards the particular problems occurring in Eastern France: silicosis in the iron and steel industry; siderosis; pneumoconiosis in coal miners and in workers engaged in constructing, resurfacing and dismantling refractory material-lined furnaces in the iron and steel industry; siderosis and broncho-pulmonary cancer, secondary infection by fowl pest (aviary mycobacteria) in coal miners' pneumoconiosis, asbestosis, silico-antimoniosis, pneumoconiosis due to cerium (case study), differential diagnosis of berylliosis and sarcoidosis, pneumoconiosis due to work with cemented carbides, pneumoconiosis in building and civil engineering, silicosis hazard in prosthodontists.
Descriptors (primary) pneumoconiosis; occupational medicine; respirable dust
Descriptors (secondary) antimony; coalworkers pneumoconiosis; cerium; France; silica; asbestos; plague; asbestosis; furnace repairs; silicosis; berylliosis; hard metal pneumoconiosis; siderosis; dental services; conference; iron and steel industry; cerium pneumoconiosis
Document type -
Subject(s) Dust, aerosols and related diseases
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Bacterial and parasitic diseases