Tag: pneumoconisis

  • Miners With Pneumoconiosis Breathe Again After Lung Lavage

    Miners With Pneumoconiosis Breathe Again After Lung Lavage

    The most common lung disease among coal miners in Vietnam is known as pneumoconiosis.┬áPneumoconiosis is an occupational lung disease and a restrictive lung disease caused by the inhalation of dust, often in mines and from agriculture. In 2013 it resulted in 260,000 deaths up from 251,000 deaths in 1990. Fortunately, doctors in Vietnam have started…