Arnar-Thor Tulinius

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The hair mercury concentration of 125 Greenland pupils aged 12 to 17 was recorded and compared with the pupils' marks in selected school subjects. Mercury values ranged from 0.2 to 15.9 microgram per gram (micrograms/g) and 20% of the pupils had more than 6 micrograms/g. There was no correlation between a high mercury concentration score and poor results in(More)
The possible contribution to the total mercury burden by dental amalgam among Greenland Eskimos has been studied in Nanortalik Health District. A total of 40 individuals have been tested, and no significant differences in whole blood mercury have been found between individuals with and without experience of dental amalgam. Higher values than previously(More)
The survival rates of infants born preterm with extremely low birth weight (ELBW ≤ 1000 g) have gradually improved over the last decades. However, these infants risk to sustain long-term disorders related to poor neurodevelopment. The objective was to determine whether adolescents born with ELBW have decreased postural control and stability adaptation.(More)
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