An investigation of dust lead sampling locations and children's blood lead levels


The objective of this study is to provide guidance on where to collect dust lead wipe samples in homes to best characterize the risk of a resident child having a blood lead level at or above the CDC level of concern (10 μg/dl). In 1998, the Milwaukee Health Department enrolled 72 children living in pre-1950 buildings: 34 had elevated (i.e., ≥10 μg/dl) blood… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/sj.jes.7500514


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