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 : Silicosis : Severity of Disease Chronic Silicosis Accelerated Silicosis Acute Silicosis WARNING!! Development of Silicosis is: Medical Exams Include: Mine ...
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 : 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 –a fibrosis (scarring) of the lungs. Silicosis is progressive and leads to disability and death. About 200 people in the US will die this year due to ...
Source : http://people.uwec.edu/piercech/NEHASilicaPresentation-2011.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 : ... .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 : 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 : 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 : 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 : ... CXR findings Simple silicosis is the earliest finding of chronic silicosis Nodules usually 1-3 mm Chronic silicosis: CXR findings As disease progresses, ...
Source : http://www.med.unc.edu/medicine/web/6.10.09%20Chang%20Pulmonary.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 : 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 : ... 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 Georgia Tech Safety and Health Consultation Program * Control by Ventilation: Tuckpointing Georgia Tech Safety and Health Consultation Program ...
Source : http://www.oshainfo.gatech.edu/hispanic/Powerpoints/silicosis.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 : This finding is seen in silicosis caused by exposure to silica dust. A normal cross-section specimen of the lung is shown on the right for comparison Usually, ...
Source : http://www.hind.cc/5th%20MBBS/FAMILY%20MEDICINE/Dr.Fat'hi/occupational%20lung%20diseases%20print.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 : ... 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 Findings X-ray: 1 - 2 mm round nodules at first only in upper parts of the lungs, will spread to lower parts, grow and melt together.
Source : http://osh.sm.ee/systems/twin_dl/content/PNEUMO1.PPT
Presentation Summary : Information available on coal workers’ pneumoconiosis, silicosis, byssinosis, and mesothelioma. But these comprise fewer than 5% all occupational disease deaths.
Source : http://agcenter.ucdavis.edu/seminar/flyer/2009/Leigh_Nov3_2008.ppt
Presentation Summary : ... iron are innocuous Nomenclature According to the causative agent –silicosis Occupation eg knife grinders lung=silicosis Normal protective mechanisms ...
Source : http://nky.wdfiles.com/local--files/pathology/pneumoconiosis.ppt