oa South African Medical Journal - Asbestos as a modern urban hazard
|Article Title||Asbestos as a modern urban hazard|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Medical Journal|
|Affiliations||1 Department of Pathology, Medical School, University of Cape Town|
|Publication Date||Jan 1963|
|Pages||77 - 81|
|Keyword(s)||Asbestos, Basal lung smears, Modern urban hazard, Occupational health and Pulmonology|
In smears from lung bases from 500 consecutive autopsies in subjects of 15 years or over, asbestos bodies were found in 30% of the males and 20% of the females.
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