Julian's Science Experiments
  • Famous Experiments and Inventions
  • The Scientific Method
  • Home Medical Experiments Medicine Science Fair Projects Medical Jokes Warning!
       

    Mesothelioma and Asbestos Litigation and Lawsuits
    Articles, Studies, Research and Background Information
    For Lesson Plans, Class Activities and Science Fair Projects







    Mesothelioma and Asbestos Litigation

      Mesothelioma definition

      Mesothelioma is a form of cancer which develops in the mesothelium, a protective lining on the surface of the body’s internal organs. Most mesothelioma cases occur in the lungs and are triggered by inhaled asbestos fibres and particles.

      Background Information

      A very good article that answers the following questions:

    • What is the mesothelium?
    • What is mesothelioma?
    • How common is mesothelioma?
    • What are the risk factors for mesothelioma?
    • Who is at increased risk for developing mesothelioma?
    • What are the symptoms of mesothelioma?
    • How is mesothelioma diagnosed?
    • How is mesothelioma treated?
    • Are new treatments for mesothelioma being studied?
    • [View Resource]

    • Mesothelioma Help Now [View Resource]
    • Asbestos Law and Litigation History [View Resource]
    • Asbestos and the law - Wikipedia [View Resource]
    • Mesothelioma Litigation [View Resource]
    • Mesothelioma Lawsuits: Frequently Asked Questions [View Resource]
    • Cost of filing an asbestos lawsuit [View Resource]
    • Mesothelioma Lawsuit [View Resource]

      Advanced Articles, Studies and Research

    • Are Low Dose Asbestos Exposure Studies Unreliable? [View Resource]
    • Relation between lung asbestos fibre burden and exposure indices based on job history [View Resource]
    • Have the Reports on Idiopathic Mesothelioma Reached Critical Mass? [View Resource]
    • The Facts About Asbestos Litigation in Texas [View Resource]
    • A Synthesis of Asbestos Disclosures [View Resource]
    • The Importatation of U.S.-Style Asbestos Litigation to the United Kingdom: A Report on Recent Trends [View Resource]
    • Abuse of Epidemiology: Automobile Manufacturers Manufacture a Defense to Asbestos Liability [View Resource]
    • Inconsistent Protocols by California Coroners Leads to Inaccurate Diagnosis of Mesothelioma as Cause of Death [View Resource]
    • European Conference on Asbestos Risks and Management [View Resource]

      Theses and Dissertations

    • Montana public health nurses' perceptions of environmental hazards and health effects [View Resource]
    • Environmentally Attributable Cancers in Washington State, US: Applying Economic Cost Estimates and the Precautionary Principle [View Resource]
    • Gene therapy for mesothelioma: studies of conditionally replicative adenoviruses and measles virus. [View Resource]



    My Dog Kelly

    Follow Us On:
           

    Privacy Policy - Site Map - About Us - Letters to the Editor

    Comments and inquiries could be addressed to:
    webmaster@julianTrubin.com


    Last updated: June 2013
    Copyright © 2003-2013 Julian Rubin