Work-Related Lung Disease Surveillance System (eWoRLD)
Work-related respiratory conditions: Number of diagnoses related to asbestos or to other occupational exposures, based on physician's judgement, selected occupational and environmental medical clinics, 1991-2000
- indicates no casesn.o.s. - not otherwise specified
Note: In the Symptoms and the Chemical Poisonings categories, all diagnoses in the subcategories shown have been included as “respiratory” in this table, though some may not have been respiratory. In addition to the diagnoses shown in this table, there were 17 non-respiratory diagnoses related to asbestos and 5,413 non-respiratory diagnoses related to other occupational hazards. See appendices for source description.
Source: AOEC Occupational and Environmental Disease Database.
Reference Number: 2002T15-04
Date Posted: May 2003
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