Asbestos panel chair mystified by secrecy surrounding report

Collier, Roger
May 2009
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;5/26/2009, Vol. 180 Issue 11, p1100
Academic Journal
Information about several papers discussed during the meeting of the Health Canada-commissioned expert panel on the health risks of chrysotile asbestos in Canada is presented. Topics include the strong potential relationship on the exposure to chrysotile asbestos on the occurrence of lung cancer, pleural mesothelioma and peritoneal mesothelioma. Among the featured health experts during the meeting include Health Canada Chairman Trevor Ogden, officer Christelle Legault, and Alex Burdorf.


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