Determination of exposure in young infants with elevated blood lead

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A pinboard by Sindhu Kulandaipalayam Natarajan Chella

PhD student, Christian Medical College, Vellore

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How do young infants from semi-urban settlements of Vellore have high blood lead levels?

Objective: To estimate Blood Lead Levels (BLL) in young infants, and if elevated, to determine whether the levels were attributed to by environmental or maternal exposure. Methods: A cohort study t...