Asbestos Lung Disease A Primer for Patients, Physicians and Lawyers: Part 2 of 3
December 1, 2000
This is the second part of a three-part series. Next month's piece will focus on solutions for litigation and offer medical synopses of actual asbestos claims.
subAuthor's Note:endsub I am a pulmonary physician with experience in diagnosing asbestosis and other asbestos-related lung diseases. While the majority of my legal work has been in defense of companies sued by workers, I have also been on the side of patients making asbestos-related claims.
This Primer has been authored without help from any attorneys or attorney advocates, and the views expressed are my own. Plaintiffs' lawyers may take umbrage at some of …