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

@article{Wilson2007AnIO,
  title={An investigation of dust lead sampling locations and children's blood lead levels},
  author={J. Wilson and Sherry L. Dixon and Warren A Galke and Patricia McLaine},
  journal={Journal of Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology},
  year={2007},
  volume={17},
  pages={2-12}
}
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 lead levels (EBL); and 38 had non-elevated blood lead levels (non-EBL). This study explored dust lead sampling locations by examining… CONTINUE READING