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Document ID (ISN)73400
CIS number 99-1267
ISSN - Serial title 0271-3586 - American Journal of Industrial Medicine
Year 1999
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Finkelstein M.M.
Title Maintenance work and asbestos-related cancers in the refinery and petrochemical sectors
Bibliographic information Feb. 1999, Vol.35, No.2, p.201-205. 18 ref.
Abstract Topics: asbestos; blue-collar workers; epidemiologic study; exposure evaluation; literature survey; lung cancer; maintenance and repair; mesothelioma; mortality; petrochemical industry; petroleum refining; radiographic testing; smoking; thermal insulation.
Descriptors (primary) asbestos; lung cancer; petrochemical industry; petroleum refining; maintenance and repair
Descriptors (secondary) literature survey; mesothelioma; smoking; mortality; blue-collar workers; epidemiologic study; thermal insulation; radiographic testing; exposure evaluation
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceUSA
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Diseases of the respiratory system (except for pneumoconiosis & similar)
Petroleum and natural gas industry
Asbestos
Petrochemical industry
Chemical industry