Presentation Summary : Silicosis - A Primer for Workplace Prevention The History of Silicosis Reports of workers dying of silicosis - a disabling, non-reversible and sometimes fatal lung ...
Source : http://www.labor.state.ny.us/workerprotection/safetyhealth/PDFs/MSHA/powerpoint/MSHA%20Silicosis%20on%20Power%20Point.ppt
Presentation Summary : Silicosis (cont.) There are 3 types of silicosis: CHRONIC silicosis, which usually occurs after 10 or more years of exposure at relatively low concentrations.
Source : http://www.uaf.edu/files/safety/Silica-December-2010.pptx
Presentation Summary : Chronic Silicosis Most common form Occurs after 20 - 45 years of exposure Inhaled dust causes scarring After years of exposure - massive fibrosis ...
Source : http://www.sheridan.edu/site/assetlibrary/nwccd/offices/msha/SilicaRR!!!.ppt
Presentation Summary : Silicosis: Medical Aspects Lawrence Martin, M.D., FACP, FCCP Associate Professor of Medicine Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine Cleveland
Source : http://www.lakesidepress.com/Silicosis/MedicalAspects.ppt
Presentation Summary : Silicosis Prevention Introduction to OSHA’s Special Emphasis Program Silica Special Emphasis Program Began in 1997 Part of OSHA current Strategic Plan (through 2008 ...
Source : http://www.oshainfo.gatech.edu/chipout/files/docs/silica-intro.ppt
Presentation Summary : Silicosis is a disabling, nonreversible and sometimes fatal lung disease caused by breathing in a large amount of crystalline silica. Chronic or “classical” ...
Source : https://www.osha.gov/dte/library/silicosis/silica_nep_2008_employer_prof.ppt
Presentation Summary : Lone Star Industries (Texas, 1996): $40,000 settlement (42 year old with silicosis from work-related exposure sued silica manufacturer for failure to warn; ...
Source : http://www.usmra.com/repository/category/dust_and_silica/SilicaRiskReduction.2.03.04.PPT
Presentation Summary : Silicosis exposure and resultant disease are a continuing problem. --Silicosis was associated with 13,744 U.S. fatalities from1968-1990.
Source : https://www.osha.gov/dte/library/silicosis/silica_outreach_2008_employee/silica_outreach_2008_employee.ppt
Presentation Summary : Health Effects - Silicosis These small sharp crystalline particles collect in the lungs and over time continuously cut and irritate the lung tissue.
Source : http://stepsofpa.com/PDF/07_Silica.ppt
Presentation Summary : Silicosis is progressive and leads to disability and death. About 200 people in the US will die this year due to workplace exposure to silica (NIOSH 2008).
Source : http://people.uwec.edu/piercech/NEHASilicaPresentation-2011.ppt
Presentation Summary : NISA Silicosis Prevention Program The NISA Silicosis Prevention Program is a GREAT program and if implemented will prevent development of new cases of silicosis.
Source : http://www.msha.gov/REGS/Comments/2010-22403/Transcripts/NISA.ppt
Presentation Summary : Lung diseases resulting from the inhalation of dust SILICOSIS A lung disease seen in industry in which individuals are exposed to quartz/rock dust.
Source : http://www.usmra.com/repository/category/dust_and_silica/SILICA.PPT
Presentation Summary : Acute silicosis may develop after very short periods of high exposure. Chronic silicosis develops after many years of lower levels of exposure.
Source : http://wisha-training.lni.wa.gov/training/trainingkits/SilicaInConstruction/silicaconst.ppt
Presentation Summary : ... .rarely TB in silicosis Rheumatoid nodule Necrotising Sarcoidal Granulomatosis (NSG) vs Nodular Sarcoidosis: different entities or the same disease?
Source : http://www.bdiap.org/Pulmonary%2004/Abstracts/Kerr.ppt
Presentation Summary : ... Related Deaths Total US deaths 1968-1990 where silica is reported on death certificate: 13,744 people Deaths where silicosis is reported as underlying cause ...
Source : http://www.safetytraineronline.com/consilica.ppt
Presentation Summary : Silicosis Prevention A Challenge Satish Sinha Toxics Link ( EEJP) Challenges (Rehabilitative) Workers are mostly unorganized Issue of compensation and rehabilitation ...
Source : http://www.prasar.org/newdevelopmentsonsilicosis/news%20and%20events/silicosis%20tl.ppt
Presentation Summary : Records review Silicosis diagnosis may include: pneumoconiosis, fibrosis, respiratory disease, non- malignant respiratory disease, ...
Source : http://www.oshainfo.gatech.edu/ppt/silica.ppt
Presentation Summary : Silicosis - history The prevalence of silicosis led some men to grow what is called a miner's mustache, in an attempt to intercept as much dust as possible.
Source : http://www.mums.ac.ir/shares/ltrc/ltrc/seminar/education/Dr%20Towhidi/Presentation%20last%20silicosis.ppt
Presentation Summary : Classifications of Silicosis. Chronic/Classic Silicosis . 10-20 years of moderate to low exposure. symptoms are not always obvious, but worker will notice signs of ...
Source : http://www.wvonga.com/Portals/1/EasyDNNNewsDocuments/23/Silica%20Warning%20to%20Natural%20Gas%20Industry%20-%20Voelker.PPTX
Presentation Summary : ... silicosis Silicosis Random Nodules Miliary TB Hematogenous mets Metastatic adenoca Centrilobular Nodules Endobronchial spread of TB or other infection ...
Source : http://www.eradsociety.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/04/HRCT-AOCR.ppt
Presentation Summary : Agricola was probably observing silicosis and tuberculosis Ramazzini He published De Morbis Artificum Diatriba in 1700 (Treatise on the Diseases of Workers).
Source : http://phdres.caregate.net/curriculum/ppt_files/Occupational-Lung-Dz.ppt
Presentation Summary : ... silicosis Air pollution Genetics alpha 1-antitrypsin deficiency Other risk factors a tendency to sudden airway constriction in response to inhaled irritants ...
Source : http://www.toprecommendedwebsites.com/Dental/Pathophysiology/Semester-2/Obstructive-And-Restrictive-Respiratory-Diseases.18.Mar.2011.ppt
Presentation Summary : Silicosis; Lung cancer; Non-malignant respiratory diseases (NMRD) in addition to silicosis, such as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (“COPD”), ...
Source : http://www.ncma.org/townhall/Documents/Const.%20Ind.%20Silica.%20Coalit.%20-%20WITH%20NOTES.PPTX
Presentation Summary : Silica is dangerous in small quantities over time, OSHA allows 0.1 mg/m3. Small inhalation can cause silicosis, bronchitis, or cancer, ...
Source : http://alpha.chem.umb.edu/chemistry/ch471/documents/Trasar.ppt