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An X-Ray Atlas of Silicosis.

An X-Ray Atlas of Silicosis. This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables. Abstract Since so many of the general textbooks of medicine devote so little space to silicosis, this atlas should occupy a prominent place in the newer concept and the diagnosis of this industrial disease. The author has had many years of experience among the industrial workers of South Wales, including the medical supervision of a large colliery. He has kept accurate and careful records of thousands of cases and has verified the diagnoses by postmortem examinations and by the statutory certificates of the Silicosis and Asbestosis Medical Board. The first portion of the book consists of 5 chapters devoted to the etiology, pathology, roentgenology, clinical manifestations and prognosis of silicosis. A brief discussion of the roentgen anatomy of the normal chest is included in this section. The division of silicosis into three clinical stages, as described by Sutherland and Bryson, is employed. Stages 1 and 2 each are subdivided further into http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Archives of Internal Medicine American Medical Association

An X-Ray Atlas of Silicosis.

Archives of Internal Medicine , Volume 69 (1) – Jan 1, 1942

An X-Ray Atlas of Silicosis.

Abstract

This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables. Abstract Since so many of the general textbooks of medicine devote so little space to silicosis, this atlas should occupy a prominent place in the newer concept and the diagnosis of this industrial disease. The author has had many years of experience among the industrial workers of South Wales, including the medical supervision of a large colliery. He has kept...
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Publisher
American Medical Association
Copyright
Copyright © 1942 American Medical Association. All Rights Reserved.
ISSN
0730-188X
DOI
10.1001/archinte.1942.00200130172017
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Abstract

This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables. Abstract Since so many of the general textbooks of medicine devote so little space to silicosis, this atlas should occupy a prominent place in the newer concept and the diagnosis of this industrial disease. The author has had many years of experience among the industrial workers of South Wales, including the medical supervision of a large colliery. He has kept accurate and careful records of thousands of cases and has verified the diagnoses by postmortem examinations and by the statutory certificates of the Silicosis and Asbestosis Medical Board. The first portion of the book consists of 5 chapters devoted to the etiology, pathology, roentgenology, clinical manifestations and prognosis of silicosis. A brief discussion of the roentgen anatomy of the normal chest is included in this section. The division of silicosis into three clinical stages, as described by Sutherland and Bryson, is employed. Stages 1 and 2 each are subdivided further into

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Archives of Internal MedicineAmerican Medical Association

Published: Jan 1, 1942

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