The objective of this workshop is to strength the capacity of perform the early detection, evaluation, medical screening and health surveillance of pneumoconiosis among workers exposed to noxious dusts. Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
- Describe the main occupational respiratory diseases related with the inhalation of dust.
- Use the ILO Classification of Radiographs of Pneumoconiosis for diagnostic purposes.
- Apply the ILO Classification in health surveillance and medical screening of workers exposed to mineral dusts.
- Transfer knowledge on how to use the ILO Classification of Radiographs of Pneumoconiosis.