Lung cancer

Vigilance needed as asbestos related disease patterns change

The changing patterns of asbestos-related diseases mean clinicians must be vigilant about taking exposure histories from their patients, experts advise. Writing in an editorial published in this week’s MJA Professor Bill Musk a respiratory physician from Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital in Perth and colleagues said rates of malignant mesothelioma (MM) have levelled off in Australia, ...

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