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Table 3 Asbestos victims’ medical pocketbooks provided as a result of HISs by EHCAs

From: Environmental health centers for asbestos and their health impact surveys and activities

Year PNUYH SCHUCH
Ministry of environment Busan Metropolitan Ministry of environment
2011 0 1 (LC:1) 110 (MM:2, LC:5, As:103)
2012 0 2 (As:2) 112 (LC:8, As:104)
2013 14 (As:14) 13 (LC:1, As:12) 176 (LC:14, As:162)
2014 10 (As:10) 6 (As:6) 116 (MM:2, LC:7, As:106:, PT:1)
2015 23 (LC:1, As:22) 11 (As:11) 98 (LC:13, As:85)
2016 (Aug) 20 (As:20) 16 (As:16) Not available
Total 67 (LC:1, As:66) 49 (LC:2, As:47) 612 (MM:4, LC:47, As:560, PT:1)
  1. As Asbestosis, LC Lung cancer, MM Malignant mesothelioma, PT Pleural thickening