Mortality in Western Australian seniors with chronic respiratory diseases: a cohort study
- DROP IN RESPIRATORY DEATHS IN CHILDREN. Hughes, Glenys // Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health;Jun2006, Vol. 60 Issue 6, p552
The article focuses on the reduced mortality rates of pediatric respiratory illnesses in England and Wales.
- Acute respiratory infections are world's third cause of death. Mayor, Susan // BMJ: British Medical Journal (Overseas & Retired Doctors Edition;11/13/2010, Vol. 341 Issue 7781, p1018
The article presents the data from the World Lung Foundation in November 2010 which showed that acute respiratory infections are the third largest cause of deaths globally.
- A cohort mortality and nested case-control study of French and Australian talc workers. Wild, P.; Leodolter, K.; Réfrégier, M.; Schmidt, H.; Zidek, T.; Haidinger, G. // Occupational & Environmental Medicine;Feb2002, Vol. 59 Issue 2, p98
Analyzes the cohort mortality and nested case-control study of French and Australian talc workers. Estimation of the possible dose-response relations with cumulative exposure to talc dust; Increase of the risk of neoplasms of the respiratory system; Emphasis on the validity of the exposure...
- Is there a lung cancer risk in US coal miners? Taeger, Dirk; Hagemeyer, Olaf; Merget, Rolf; Brüning, Thomas; Pallapies, Dirk // Occupational & Environmental Medicine;Jul2014, Vol. 71 Issue 7, p523
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Respiratory Disease Mortality Among US Coal Miners: Results After 37 Years of Follow-up," by J. M. Gaber et al in a 2014 issue.
- The need for continued investigation of lung cancer risk in coal miners. Graber, Judith M.; Stayner, L.; Cohen, Robert A.; Conroy, Lorraine M. // Occupational & Environmental Medicine;Jul2014, Vol. 71 Issue 7, p523
A reply by Judith M. Graber et al to a letter to the editor about their article "Respiratory Disease Mortality Among US Coal Miners: Results After 37 Years of Follow-up," published in a previous issue is presented.
- Pulmonary Rehabilitation in the Management of Patients with Lung Cancer. QIAO, Yanjie; QIU, Xiaoming; ZHOU, Qinghua // Chinese Journal of Lung Cancer;Sep2011, Vol. 14 Issue 9, p744
Pulmonary rehabilitation is an evidence-based, multidisciplinary and comprehensive non-medication intervention for patients with chronic respiratory diseases who are symptomatic and often have decreased daily life activities. Applications of pulmonary rehabilitation in the management of patients...
- Pediatric Emergency Medicine: From small beginnings, a subspecialty emerges and evolves in RI, nationwide. DUFFY, SUSAN // Rhode Island Medical Journal;Jan2014, p17
An introduction to the journal is presented in which the editor discusses various articles within the issue on topics including objectives of pediatric resuscitation and role of training to improve its outcome, management of pediatric respiratory illnesses, and importance of pediatric trauma care.
- Mortality and cancer morbidity of production workers in the UK flexible polyurethane foam industry: updated findings, 1958-98. Sorahan, T.; Nichols, L. // Occupational & Environmental Medicine;Nov2002, Vol. 59 Issue 11, p751
Describes cause specific mortality and site specific cancer morbidity among workers employed in factories that produce polyurethane foams in Great Britain. Association between respiratory disease and exposure to diisocyanates; Mortality in polyurethane foam workers from 1958 to 1998; Cancer...
- weather and our health. Dirks, Kim // New Zealand Science Teacher;2010, Issue 123, p17
The article discusses how the weather may directly and indirectly affect the health of people in New Zealand. The increasing respiratory mortality rates in the country during the winter season from 1991 to 2004 is reported. A historical overview regarding the link between weather and health is...