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First aid treatment of Pneumoconiosis its causes, prevention and diagnose-“Occupational Hazards”

Pneumoconiosis Pneumoconiosis is a group of lung disorders resulting from inhalation of different types of dusts. The dust gets deposited in the lung and the lungs develop reaction to the dust. It may gradually reduce the victim’s working capacity due to lung fibrosis and other complications. There is no cure for this condition. First Aid Maintain oral hygiene and skin care. For person with pulmonary involvement, monitor vital signs. Encourage...

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First aid treatment of Beryllium poisoning its causes, prevention and diagnose-“Occupational Hazards”

Beryllium poisoning It is a steel gray, hard, light metallic element. It is used mainly in contacts, copper alloys and springs. Its poisoning is diagnosed by the following features. Fibrosis and granulamas in the lungs. Fibrosis and granulamas in the skin. First aid Stop exposure immediately. Shift him to a hospital immediately.

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