Cancer du poumon: Part attribuable aux expositions professionnelles

Translated title of the contribution: Lung cancer: Attributable to occupational exposures

S. De Matteis, D. Consonni, J. Lubin, M. Tucker, S. Peters, R. Vermeulen

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This study in Lombardy estimated the proportion of lung cancers attributable to occupational exposure to known or suspected human carcinogens. Exposure, even low, to asbestos, silica and to chromium and nickel compounds, appears to cause approximately a thousand cancer cases a year among men.

Translated title of the contributionLung cancer: Attributable to occupational exposures
Original languageFrench
Pages (from-to)196-197
Number of pages2
JournalEnvironnement, Risques et Sante
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - May 2013

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health
  • Health, Toxicology and Mutagenesis


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