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Main Title Biological effects of mineral fibres = Effets biologiques des fibres minérales /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Wagner, J. C.
Davis, Walter.
Publisher International Agency for Research on Cancer,
Year Published 1980
OCLC Number 09280640
ISBN 9283211308 (set); 9789283211303 (set)
Subjects Asbestosis--Congresses ; Asbestos fibers--Physiological effect--Congresses ; Inorganic fibers--Physiological effect--Congresses ; Asbest ; Mineralen ; Vezels (materiaal) ; Asbestos--adverse effects--Congresses ; Dust--Congresses ; Minerals--adverse effects--Congresses
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJEM  RC775.A8B57 1980 v.1-2 OCSPP Chemical Library/Washington,DC 12/27/1991
ELDM  RC775.A8B57 1980 CCTE/GLTED Library/Duluth,MN 09/20/2010
Collation 2 v. : ill. ; 25 cm.
"Proceedings of a symposium organized by IARC, l'Institut National de la Santâe et de la Recherche Mâedicale (National Institute of Health an Medical Research), and the MRC Pneumoconiosis Unit, Penarth, UK, held at the International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France 25-27 September 1979." Summaries in French. Includes bibliographies and index.
Contents Notes
v. 1. Opening remarks - Dust physics and chemistry of asbestos-pathology of asbestos-related disease - experimental pathology (in vivo studies) related to asbestos and other mineral fibres - experimental pathology (in vitro studies) related to asbestos and other mineral fibres.--v. 2. Clinical and radiological observations on asbestos-related pathology - epidemiology of asbestos-related disease - scientific basis for environmental control of fibres - general discussion on asbestos - dust physics and chemistry of other mineral fibres - clinical and radiological observations on mineral-fibre-related pathology - epidemiology of groups exposed to other mineral fibres - general discussion on other mineral fibres.