We're working for Western Australia
Search this website

Project Overview

Project Number
M0289
Total Grant Value
$74,363
Program Area
Project Theme
Safety, Social and Environmental Sustainability
Project Period
1998 - 2000

Summary

This project met all its objectives, which were to determine the incidence in former gold miners of radiographic silicosis, to relate this incidence according to the ILO Pneumoconiosis Classification to indices of exposure to silica, and to establish the relation between radiographic silicosis and lung cancer in these goldminers.

Keywords: goldminer, silicosis, pneumoconiosis, lung cancer

Similar Projects


Page was last reviewed 3 November 2020

Back to main content