Active and passive smoking and blood lead levels in U.S. adults: data from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey.

@article{Mannino2005ActiveAP,
  title={Active and passive smoking and blood lead levels in U.S. adults: data from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey.},
  author={David M Mannino and David M. Homa and Thomas Matte and Mauricio Hern{\'a}ndez-{\'A}vila},
  journal={Nicotine & tobacco research : official journal of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco},
  year={2005},
  volume={7 4},
  pages={557-64}
}
Lead is a component of tobacco and tobacco smoke. We examined the relationship between current, former, and passive smoking and blood lead levels in a nationally representative sample of 16,458 U.S. adults, aged 17 years or older, who participated in the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (1988-1994). We used linear and logistic regression modeling, adjusting for known covariates, to determine the relationship between smoking and blood lead levels. Geometric mean blood lead… CONTINUE READING

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