Asbestos, asbestosis, and cancer – Helsinki Criteria for Diagnosis and Attribution 2014
Editors: Panu Oksa, Henrik Wolff, Tapio Vehmas, Paula Pallasaho and Heikki Frilander
ISBN 978-952-261-458-2 (paperback, in print)
ISBN 978-952-261-459-9 (pdf)
Finnish Institute of Occupational Health 2014
The asbestos epidemic is far from over. WHO estimates that over 107,000 people die each year from asbestos-related lung cancer, mesothelioma and asbestosis resulting from exposure at work.
The Consensus Report: Asbestos, Asbestosis, and Cancer: Helsinki Criteria for Diagnosis and Attribution 2014
summarizes the current, up-to-date information on the methods for managing and eliminating asbestos-related diseases.
The newly updated Helsinki Criteria are recommended for use in programs and practices for the detection, diagnosis and attribution of asbestos-related diseases.
Short address to this web page is www.ttl.fi/hcuasbestos