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Black lung

anatomy of a public health disaster

by Alan Derickson

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Published by Cornell University Press in Ithaca .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Lungs -- Dust diseases -- United States -- History,
    • Coal miners -- United States -- Health and hygiene,
    • Coal miners -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [183]-228) and index.

      StatementAlan Derickson.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRC733 .D44 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 237 p. :
      Number of Pages237
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL353917M
      ISBN 100801431867, 0801482860
      LC Control Number98013612

      In the definitive history of a twentieth-century public health disaster, Alan Derickson recounts how, for decades, the combined failure of government, medicine, and industry to halt the spread of black lung disease—and even to acknowledge its existence—resulted .   Black Lung is a cautionary tale, warning of the consequences of allowing economic and political considerations to control public health decisions. Engaging, well-organized, and fast-paced, the book guides the reader through a century of change in the mining, scientific, and regulatory communities.

      The Black Lung Club, Lincoln, Lincolnshire. K likes. Artist Management: Harker & River Jumpers For enquiries & submissions please contact: chris[@]owers: K. A Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions subcommittee hear testimony from coal miners suffering from black lung disease who have encountered legal and medical challenges when filing for.

      Lung cancer is also the leading cause of cancer death in blacks, w deaths expected in Although lung cancer rates are 15% higher in black men than in white men, the reverse is true for women (rates are 14% lower in black women), reflecting racial and Cited by:   "The black lung program has a long and checkered history that goes back to It's been revised a number of times since then; most of the time it has been revised to expand eligibility.


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