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Terminal progress report on accelerated silicosis in sandblasters.
A terminal progress report is given on accelerated silicosis (7631869) in sandblasters for the period June 1, 1971 - August 31, 1974. Topics include summary of progress toward achievement of originally stated aims, sampling, hood protection, duration and intensity of exposure, tobacco, pulmonary function, roentgenographic results, pathology, infections, treatment, auto-immune reactions, prevention, sand substitutes, and significant results of the study.
NIOSH-Grant; Sand-blasting; Abrasive-blasting; Respiratory-system-disorders; Smoking
Medicine Tulane University 1430 Tulane Avenue New Orleans, LA 70112
Final Grant Report
NTIS Accession No.
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana
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Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division