Association between early methylmercury exposure and functional health among residents of the Shiranui Sea communities in Japan.

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The objective of this study was to evaluate the effect of estimated historical methylmercury exposure on the functional health of residents living in the Shiranui Sea communities in Japan. Functional health was measured by self-reported activities of daily living (ADL). Study areas were categorized into high, medium and low methylmercury exposure areas… (More)
DOI: 10.1080/09603123.2010.484860

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@article{Ushijima2012AssociationBE, title={Association between early methylmercury exposure and functional health among residents of the Shiranui Sea communities in Japan.}, author={Kayo Ushijima and Woncheol Sung and Shiro Tanaka and Minoru Kawakita and Yoshito Mukai and Kenji Tamura and Mika Tanaka and Sadami Maruyama}, journal={International journal of environmental health research}, year={2012}, volume={22 5}, pages={387-400} }