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April 12, 2022What is causing the rise in black lung disease?
Study links silica exposure to recent high rates of severe coal workers’ pneumoconiosis
March 25, 2021Study reveals bias among doctors who classify X-rays for coal miner’s black lung claims
UIC researchers first to publish data on B-reader financial conflicts of interest
August 20, 2020UIC receives $5M to provide screening, education and treatment for black lung disease
UIC-Shawnee Health Service Black Lung Clinics Program funded for five more years
July 8, 2019What is driving the spike in black lung disease among coal miners?
Different kinds of mining-associated dusts play a key role
May 22, 2018Researchers identify spike in severe black lung disease among former US coal miners
Findings presented at American Thoracic Society meeting