Canada's asbestos legacy at home and abroad
The export of Canadian asbestos to developing countries sets the stage for another preventable occupational disease epidemic ... International Journal of Occupational and Environmental Health. 2007 Apr-Jun;13(2):236-43. [Link] ... Occupational Health Clinics for Ontario Workers (OHCOW), Canada. firstname.lastname@example.org ... and those engaged in a wide range of other occupations continue to suffer asbestos-related disease and premature death. ...http://www.mesothelioma-line.com/2007/08/28/canadas-asbestos-legacy-at-home-and-abroad/
Clinical investigation of an outbreak of alveolitis and asthma in a car engine manufacturing plant | Thorax
Occupational Lung Disease Unit, Birmingham Heartlands Hospital, Birmingham, UK. *. 3. Institute of Occupational and ... met case definitions for occupational lung disease, comprising EAA (n = 19), occupational asthma (n = 74) and humidifier fever ... Powertrain occupational respiratory disease outbreak: report of immunological investigation. Health and Safety Laboratory ... Based on clinical opinion, 102 workers were diagnosed with probable or definite occupational lung disease including 24 with EAA ...http://thorax.bmj.com/content/62/11/981
Sick Building Syndrome - Cantium Scientific Ltd
Occupational disease. *Occupational exposure limit. *Occupational health psychology. *Occupational injury. *Occupational stress ... Rylander, R (1997). "Investigation of the relationship between disease and airborne (1P3)-b-D-glucan in buildings". Med. Of ... It was suggested that sick building syndrome was not really a coherent syndrome and was not a disease to be individually ... Norback D., Edling C. (1991). "Environmental, occupational, and personal factors related to the prevalence of sick building ...https://www.cantiumscientific.com/glossary/sick-building-syndrome/
Epidemiology, occupational and environmental lung disease | European Respiratory Society
Occupational exposure to disinfectants and asthma control in US nurses Orianne Dumas, Aleta S. Wiley, Catherine Quinot, ... Occupational exposure and asthma control Dick Heederik. European Respiratory Journal Oct 2017, 50 (4) 1701951; DOI: 10.1183/ ... Chest physician-reported, work-related, long-latency respiratory disease in Great Britain Melanie Carder, Andrew Darnton, ... Association between lung cancer somatic mutations and occupational exposure in never-smokers Christophe Paris, Pascal Do, ...http://d39mdc1iz3oyyf.cloudfront.net/collection/epidemiology-occupational-and-environmental-lung-disease
Occupational accident and disease claims, work-related stress and job satisfaction of physiotherapists - PDF
36 RESEARCH Open Access Occupational accident and disease claims, work-related stress and job satisfaction of physiotherapists ... on occupational diseases showed skin diseases (73%) to be the most frequently reported occupational disease. However, in the ... PREVENTION OF OCCUPATIONAL DISEASES THE PREVENTION OF OCCUPATIONAL DISEASES World Day for safety and health at work 28 April ... OD occupational disease. OA occupational accident. AER accident en route to/from work. accounting for 26.1% of cases as opposed ...http://docplayer.net/434868-Occupational-accident-and-disease-claims-work-related-stress-and-job-satisfaction-of-physiotherapists.html
NIOSHTIC-2 Publications Search - 20039403 - Human health risk assessment.
Up until the twentieth century, diseases had been observed to be associated with specific occupations, living conditions, and ... Risk-analysis; Public-health; Occupational-diseases; Occupational-exposure; Occupational-hazards; Occupational-health; ... shift from a high incidence of infectious disease to concerns about chronic disease; new awareness of the risks resulting from ... In addition, the focus on public health was predominantly associated with concerns about infectious disease up until about the ...https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/nioshtic-2/20039403.html
NIOSHTIC-2 Publications Search - 00185950 - X-Ray Description of Pneumoconiosis. A Home Study Syllabus.
The seminars were conducted by the American College of Radiography under contract to the Bureau of Occupational Safety and ... Occupational-diseases; ... Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. 1600 Clifton Road ... The seminars were conducted by the American College of Radiography under contract to the Bureau of Occupational Safety and ...https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/nioshtic-2/00185950.html
NIOSHTIC-2 Publications Search - 00143331 - The work-relatedness of renal disease.
The incidence and annual cost of end stage renal disease in the United States are outlined. The lack of etiologic information ... in the great majority of end stage renal disease cases is considered, with reference to the long period between exposure and ... Possible relationships between chronic renal failure and occupational exposures are discussed. ... NIOSH-Author; Kidney-damage; Occupational-diseases; Occupational-exposure; Industrial-medicine; Pathology; Disease-incidence; ...https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/nioshtic-2/00143331.html
NIOSHTIC-2 Publications Search - 20037159 - C ncer relacionado con el trabajo.
Occupational-diseases; Cancer; Cancer-rates; Industrial-environment; Industrial-exposures; Industrial-factory-workers; ... Con base en el Sistema Nacional de Vigilancia de Mortalidad Ocupacional (National Occupational Mortality Surveillance System o ...https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/nioshtic-2/20037159.html
NIOSHTIC-2 Publications Search - 00142503 - Does coal mine dust present a risk for lung cancer. A case-control study of U.S....
NIOSH-Author; Epidemiology; Health-hazards; Health-survey; Coal-miners; Coal-dust; Industrial-exposures; Occupational-diseases ... Cigarette smoking and occupational history measures were derived from questionnaire data obtained from the miners when the four ...https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/nioshtic-2/00142503.html
NIOSHTIC-2 Publications Search - 00236341 - Ergonomic risk factors associated with the practice of dental hygiene: a...
Dental hygiene procedures were examined in order to determine the occupational risk factors leading to cumulative trauma ... Occupational-diseases; Hand-injuries; Musculoskeletal-system; Cumulative-trauma-disorders; ... Dental hygiene procedures were examined in order to determine the occupational risk factors leading to cumulative trauma ...https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/nioshtic-2/00236341.html
NIOSHTIC-2 Publications Search - 20040803 - NIOSH men k k enf masyon: fason pou pwoteje t t ou tik ak moustik.
Outdoors; Occupational-diseases; Infection-control; Insects; Work-practices; Control-methods; Insect-repellents; Insecticides; ... Protective-clothing; Protective-coatings; Protective-measures; Skin-protection; Bacterial-infections; Parasitic-diseases; Viral ...https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/nioshtic-2/20040803.html
NIOSHTIC-2 Publications Search - 20000231 - Agricultural disease and injury research bibliography 1990-1996.
In 1990 NIOSH established the NIOSH Centers for Agricultural Disease and Injury Research, Education, and Prevention ( ... Agriculture; Asthma; Training; Injuries; Farming; Safety; Occupational-diseases; Reproductive-effects; Noise; Infections; ... Atlanta, GA: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, ... The references are divided into two distinct categories; National Occupational Research Agenda (NORA) priority research areas ...https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/nioshtic-2/20000231.html
NIOSHTIC-2 Publications Search - 20042660 - Iron: key to individual differences in susceptibility to pesticide neurotoxicity?
... are suspected to be risk factors for neurodegenerative diseases such as Parkinson's disease. Epidemiological studies, however, ... Occupational-diseases; Risk-factors; Hematology; Herbicides; Cell-damage; Brain-disorders; Laboratory-animals; Laboratory- ... are suspected to be risk factors for neurodegenerative diseases such as Parkinson's disease. Epidemiological studies, however, ... used to model the pathophysiology of Parkinson's disease. Again, we detected large genetic differences in neurotoxicity ...https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/nioshtic-2/20042660.html
NIOSHTIC-2 Publications Search - 20037698 - Pharyngeal cancer mortality among chemical plant workers exposed to formaldehyde.
Occupational-diseases; Occupational-exposure; Occupational-hazards; Occupational-health; Occupational-respiratory-disease; ... and may reflect the influence of nonoccupational risk factors or occupational risk factors associated with employment outside ...https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/nioshtic-2/20037698.html
NIOSHTIC-2 Publications Search - 20027815 - Induction of TNFalpha in macrophages by vanadate is dependent on activation of...
Vanadium-induced TNFalpha production is believed to play an important role in respiratory disease associated with air pollution ... and occupational exposure. While vanadium is able to induce TNFalpha in macrophages or airway epithelial cells, the underlying ... Occupational-diseases; Occupational-exposure; Occupational-hazards; Occupational-health; Occupational-respiratory-disease; ... TNFalpha production is believed to play an important role in respiratory disease associated with air pollution and occupational ...https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/nioshtic-2/20027815.html
NIOSHTIC-2 Publications Search - 20042720 - Silicosis.
The Occupational Health Surveillance Program received two recent reports involving illness associated with silica exposure. ... listed silicosis as one of the preventable occupational lung diseases that could be eliminated by the year 2000. This goal was ... Occupational-diseases; Occupational-health; Lung-disease; Work-environment; Workers; Occupational-exposure; Respiratory-system- ... Occupational-respiratory-disease; Health-care; Disease-prevention; Airway-resistance; Surveillance-programs; Medical-monitoring ...https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/nioshtic-2/20042720.html
NIOSHTIC-2 Publications Search - 20029761 - Letter to the editor: prevention of beryllium sensitization and chronic beryllium...
Beryllium-compounds; Beryllium-disease; Diseases; Sensitization; Occupational-health; Occupational-diseases; Workers; Worker- ... The goal of our article was to further the cause of primary prevention of beryllium sensitization and chronic beryllium disease ... Letter to the editor: prevention of beryllium sensitization and chronic beryllium disease.. ... CBD). Specifically, we used measurements of airborne beryllium collected by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration ( ...https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/nioshtic-2/20029761.html
NIOSHTIC-2 Publications Search - 20029127 - Review of estimates of the global burden of injury and illness due to occupational...
Published estimates of global burden of injury and disease due to occupational factors were summarized, compared, and ... Injuries; Occupational-health; Occupational-exposure; Workers; Worker-health; Work-environment; Occupational-diseases; Diseases ... Published estimates of global burden of injury and disease due to occupational factors were summarized, compared, and ... The best estimate of global work-related deaths of workers is approximately two million per year, with disease responsible for ...https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/nioshtic-2/20029127.html
NIOSHTIC-2 Publications Search - 00206615 - Supplemental Manuscripts. Question and Answer Workshops. 34th AMA Congress on...
The topic of occupational pulmonary disease was discussed with respect to: differential diagnoses, removing workers from dusty ... Cardiovascular disease in occupational medicine was considered in relation to the confidential ... Questions and responses related to the AMA Congress on Occupational Health of 1974 were presented. ... NIOSH-Contract; Contract-099-74-0030; Occupational-health; Occupational-diseases; Lung-disease; Cardiovascular-system-disorders ...https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/nioshtic-2/00206615.html
NIOSHTIC-2 Publications Search - 20031254 - Longitudinal FEV1 change in a cohort of MDI exposed workers.
... is a common cause of occupational asthma. However, few studies have assessed the association of chronic MDI exposure with ... Workers; Worker-health; Occupational-exposure; Occupational-diseases; Bronchial-asthma; Polyurethane-foams; Lung-function; ... is a common cause of occupational asthma. However, few studies have assessed the association of chronic MDI exposure with ...https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/nioshtic-2/20031254.html
NIOSHTIC-2 Publications Search - 20023146 - Establishment of the NIOSH National Personal Protective Technology Laboratory.
In fiscal year 2001, Congress provided funding for the National Institute for Occupational Safety and H ... Its mission is to provide national leadership in preventing occupational disease, injury, and death for those workers who rely ... Occupational-diseases; Respirators; Hearing-protection; Safety-glasses; Respiratory-protection; Respiratory-protective- ... In fiscal year 2001, Congress provided funding for the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) to ...https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/nioshtic-2/20023146.html
NIOSHTIC-2 Publications Search - 00228814 - Clinical approach and establishing a diagnosis of an environmental medical...
Environmental-exposure; Environmental-health-monitoring; Occupational-medicine; Clinical-diagnosis; Occupational-diseases; ... which involves establishing a pathophysiological basis for disease, preceding establishment of cause. This can be performed ...https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/nioshtic-2/00228814.html
NIOSHTIC-2 Publications Search - 00241042 - Two NIOSH resources for implementing workplace safety and health surveillance.
SHEOs were defined as work related diseases, disabilities, or deaths preventable by medical means. SHEOs included those ... diseases which were inherently work related, such as ... the Occupational Sentinel Health Events (SHEOs) list and a ... Occupational-health; Surveillance-programs; Medical-screening; Biological-monitoring; Occupational-diseases; Worker-health; ... Medical screening and biological monitoring were considered useful approaches to occupational disease surveillance. A table of ...https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/nioshtic-2/00241042.html
NIOSHTIC-2 Publications Search - 20030238 - Endotoxin exposure and respiratory outcomes among dairy, feedlot, and grain...
Gram-negative bacterial endotoxins play a key role in respiratory disease affecting more than one million U.S. agricultural ... Endotoxins; Occupational-exposure; Workers; Agriculture; Agricultural-workers; Agricultural-industry; Occupational-diseases; ... Gram-negative bacterial endotoxins play a key role in respiratory disease affecting more than one million U.S. agricultural ... Diseases; Respiratory-system-disorders; Inhalation-studies; Sampling; Sampling-methods; Eye-irritants; Grain-dusts; Grain- ...https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/nioshtic-2/20030238.html