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Study examines association of asbestos exposure, mesothelioma in Eastern China

A new research letter published online by JAMA Oncology looks at asbestos exposure and malignant mesothelioma in Eastern China.

From Asthma to COPD: What's Air Got to Do With It?

Exposure to higher levels of air pollution significantly raises the odds of progressing to asthma and COPD. What can patients do? Medscape Critical Care

Study assesses accuracy of COPD diagnoses and utilization of spirometry in primary care clinics

According to the recommendations of the Global Initiative for Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), spirometry should be performed to establish the diagnos...

Estimation of personal exposure to asbestos of brake repair workers

Medical News Today: COPD and Life Expectancy: What's the Outlook?

Learn about COPD and the different stages of COPD. Can the condition affect lifespan, how is COPD managed, and what lifestyle tips can help?

New Research Unlocks Some of the Mystery Behind Mesothelioma Development, According to Surviving Mesothelioma

Researchers in Japan say changes to the T-cells in asbestos exposed people may help explain why some develop malignant mesothelioma. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) November 29, 2016 Scientists at Okayama, Japan...

Aromics hopes to raise €300,000 to accelerate drug to fight cancer caused by asbestos exposure

Aromics hopes to raise €300,000 to accelerate drug to fight cancer caused by asbestos exposure

Medical News Today: End-Stage COPD: Treatment and Outlook

What is COPD and what are the different stages? Learn about the symptoms and complications of COPD and the outlook for living with end-stage COPD.

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Exposure-Response Analyses of Asbestos and Lung Cancer Subtypes in a Pooled Analysis of Case-Control Studies.

Evidence is limited regarding risk and the shape of the exposure-response curve at low asbestos exposure levels. We estimated the exposure-response for occupational asbestos exposure and assessed the ...

Current and future risks of asbestos exposure in the Australian community.

Australia mined asbestos for more than 100 years and manufactured and imported asbestos products. There is a legacy of in situ asbestos throughout the built environment.

3-(2-deoxy-β-D-erythro-pentafuranosyl)pyrimido1,2-αpurin-10(3H)-one deoxyguanosine adducts of workers exposed to asbestos fibers.

Asbestos is the commercial name for a group of silicate minerals naturally occurring in the environment and widely used in the industry. Asbestos exposure has been associated with pulmonary fibrosis, ...

Utility of Bronchoalveolar Lavage for the Diagnosis of Asbestos-Related Diseases.

Bronchoalveolar lavage (BAL) analysis has been proposed as an objective technique for confirming asbestos exposure. However, the reliability and diagnostic yield of this procedure has not been studied...

Diagnostic value of microRNAs in asbestos exposure and malignant mesothelioma: systematic review and qualitative meta-analysis.

Asbestos is a harmful and exceptionally persistent natural material. Malignant mesothelioma (MM), an asbestos-related disease, is an insidious, lethal cancer that is poorly responsive to current treat...

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