Published in Medical Letter on the CDC and FDA, April 8th, 2001
Investigators showed that coal miners with a rapid decline in lung function over a 10-year period had twice the risk of dying from either cardiovascular or nonmalignant respiratory disease than a miner with a stable lung function.
The researchers looked at symptoms, illnesses, and vital status among 121 miners who had declining lung function and 143 miners with...
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