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Overview of coal miner health research at the Appalachian Laboratories.

Authors
Reger-RB
Source
Proceedings of the 8th Annual Institute on Coal Mining Health, Safety and Research, Blacksburg, Virginia, August 30 - September 1, 1977. Foreman WE, ed., Blacksburg, VA: Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 1977 Sep; :117-125
Link
NIOSHTIC No.
20030936
Abstract
The purpose of this paper is to make known the various areas of research being conducted at the Appalachian Laboratories in Morgantown, West Virginia, which relate to coal miners in the United States. My apologies for not presenting this work with the traditional introduction, methodology, results, and discussion.
Keywords
Coal-miners; Coal-mining; Miners; Mine-workers; Mining-equipment; Mining-industry; Monitoring-systems; Underground-miners; Underground-mining; Dust-analysis; Dust-control; Dust-exposure; Dust-inhalation; Respirable-dust; X-ray-analysis; X-ray-diagnosis; Pneumoconiosis; Fibrosis; Morbidity-rates; Mortality-rates; Respiratory-system-disorders; Pulmonary-system-disorders; Diesel-exhausts
Publication Date
19770901
Document Type
Conference/Symposia Proceedings
Editors
Foreman-WE
Fiscal Year
1977
NIOSH Division
ALOSH
Source Name
Proceedings of the 8th Annual Institute on Coal Mining Health, Safety and Research, Blacksburg, Virginia, August 30 - September 1, 1977
State
VA; WV
Page last reviewed: March 11, 2019
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division