respiratory
Medicolegal

Senate investigates return of pneumoconiosis


A lung disease thought to have been eradicated in Australia decades ago may have resurfaced. Six people in Queensland have recently been diagnosed with pneumoconiosis, sometimes known as black lung, and their cases are believed by some to be just the tip of the iceberg. A senate inquiry hearing in Brisbane is investigating the re-emergence ...

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