Assessment of chronic exposure to cigarette smoke and its change during pregnancy by segmental analysis of maternal hair nicotine

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This study aimed to investigate the association between biomarkers of fetal exposure to smoking during the whole pregnancy, nicotine in maternal and newborns hair samples, and quantitative measurement of smoking intake and exposure evaluated by maternal self-reported questionnaire. Study subjects were 150 mothers and their newborns from a hospital in… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/sj.jea.7500264

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@article{Pichini2003AssessmentOC, title={Assessment of chronic exposure to cigarette smoke and its change during pregnancy by segmental analysis of maternal hair nicotine}, author={Simona Pichini and Oscar Q Garcia-Algar and Laura Mu{\~n}oz and Oriol Vall and Roberta Pacifici and Cecilia Figueroa and Jose Antonio Pascual and David Diaz and Jordi Sunyer}, journal={Journal of Exposure Analysis and Environmental Epidemiology}, year={2003}, volume={13}, pages={144-151} }