Imaging of Occupational and Environmental Disorders of the Chest

ISBN: 978-3-540-21343-7 (Print) 978-3-540-30903-1 (Online)

Table of contents (19 chapters)

  1. The Basics for Understanding Imaging

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-12

      Epidemiology and Imaging of Dust Diseases

    3. Responses of the Respiratory System to Inhaled Agents

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        Pages 13-30

        Pathological Reactions to Inhaled Particles and Fibers

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        Pages 31-66

        Bio-Aerosols and Organic Dusts

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        Pages 67-75

        Chemical-Induced Lung Injury and Its Long-Term Sequelae

      Diagnostic Techniques

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        Pages 77-91

        Occupational and Environmental Lung Disease: The Role of Imaging

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        Pages 93-99

        ILO Classification

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        Pages 101-114

        Lung Function for Radiology

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        Pages 115-132

        Mineralogical Analysis of Lung Samples

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        Pages 133-158

        Immunological Methods

  2. Imaging

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 159-159

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      Pages 161-176

      Lung Effects of Cigarette Smoking

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      Pages 177-193

      Silicosis

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      Pages 195-205

      Coal Worker’s Pneumoconiosis

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      Pages 207-221

      Asbestosis

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      Pages 223-237

      Non-Malignant Asbestos-Related Pleural Disorders

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      Pages 239-247

      Mesothelioma

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      Pages 249-256

      Beryllium-Related Diseases

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      Pages 257-261

      Hard Metal and Cobalt Disease

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      Pages 263-279

      Other Uncommon Pneumoconioses

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      Pages 281-295

      Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis