Global Asbestos Congress 2004

ILO2000 Workshop

Workshop on reading ILO2000 International
Classification of Radiograph of Pneumoconiosis

Presented by: Yukinori Kusaka
Fukui University, Japan

Date: 20 November 2004 (Saturday)
Time: 15:45-17:15, 1.5 hours
Venue: Conference Room No. 2 (3rd floor)
Lecturers: Professor Dr. Y. KUSAKA, Dr. N. Suganuma, Department of Environmental Health, School of Medicine, Fukui University, Japan
Purpose: An introduction to ILO 2000 International Classification of Radiographs of Pneumoconiosis
Target: Chest Physicians, Radiologists, General Physicians, and Industrial Physicians
Methods: A group of participants is provided with the Classification standard film set, reading material films, Guidebook, and reading sheets. The lecturers show how to use the standards, how to fill in the reading sheets, and how to record findings on a sample of material films. The procedures are in reality on each illuminating box per group.
Credits: The workshop is voluntary and introductory for one and half hour. The participants can get access to new and improved aspects of the ILO 2000 system through the expert knowledge.
Profile: The lecturer, Professor Yuki, has been one of international experts for the developing the ILO 2000 System and of trainers for ILO and national workshops on pneumoconiosis radiographs in Thailand, Vietnam, Indonesia and Japan.
Free of charge