Occupational Diseases

Develop percentile charts semi-quantitive tracking of lung functions
Develop and evaluate programme for chest x-ray reading skills
Dermatitis in the SA mining industry
Clinico-pathological study of pulmonary tuberculosis
Tuberculosis, declared a global emergency by the World Health Organisation in 1991, is a major infectious disease in the South African mining industry and deaths from tuberculosis (TB) exceed those due to mine accidents (Dr M A la Grange,
Chronic obstructive lung disease and pneumoniconiosis in coal miners
Chronic obstructive lung