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Silica exposure and silicosis among Ontario hardrock miners: III. Analysis and risk estimates.

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Source
Am J Ind Med. 1989;16(1):29-43
Publication Type
Article
Date
1989
Author
D C Muir
J A Julian
H S Shannon
D K Verma
A. Sebestyen
C D Bernholz
Author Affiliation
Occupational Health Program, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.
Source
Am J Ind Med. 1989;16(1):29-43
Date
1989
Language
English
Publication Type
Article
Keywords
Environmental Exposure
Follow-Up Studies
Gold
Humans
Mining
Ontario
Pneumoconiosis - epidemiology
Risk factors
Silicosis - epidemiology
Uranium
Abstract
An epidemiological investigation was undertaken to determine the relationship between silicosis in hardrock miners in Ontario and cumulative exposure to silica (free crystalline silica--alpha quartz) dust. This report describes the analytic method and presents the risk estimates.
Notes
Comment In: Am J Ind Med. 1990;17(2):277-802154097
Erratum In: Am J Ind Med 1990;17(2):281
Erratum In: Am J Ind Med 1991;19(4):555
PubMed ID
2750748 View in PubMed
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