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By Paul David Blanc MD, MSPH (auth.), Yuh-Chin T. Huang, Andrew J. Ghio, Lisa A. Maier (eds.)

A medical advisor to Occupational and Environmental Lung Diseases offers a concise compendium to the analysis and administration of occupational and environmental lung illnesses, incorporating evidence-based instructions the place to be had. every one bankruptcy offers an up to date evaluate and a realistic method of diversified occupational and environmental lung illnesses. With speedily altering know-how, new stipulations and exposures will definitely emerge. Clinicians have to stay vigilant approximately assessing the aptitude hyperlink among lung ailments and environmental exposures, and this publication offers a realistic advisor to acknowledge, diagnose, and stop occupational and environmental lung illnesses. Written for training clinicians together with internists, pulmonologists, and first care services, in addition to commercial hygienists and environmental regulators, A scientific advisor to Occupational and Environmental Lung Diseases is a well timed and critical new quantity and a useful contribution to the literature.

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In that context it is all the more notable that a 1955 publication by Duncan Holaday, a crusading US Public Health Service scientist, reported that the radon-related radiation dose delivered to US miners was likely to be 100 times higher than that previously calculated, footnoting the unpublished radon decay calculations as a personal communication; [154] he pressed Federal officials for protective actions, but was effectively blocked [155]. By that time, of course, the United States had epidemiological experience with uranium mining-caused lung cancer to compare with that of Schneeberg in central Europe.

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