Elevated Blood Lead Levels Among Employed Adults - United States, 1994-2013.

  title={Elevated Blood Lead Levels Among Employed Adults - United States, 1994-2013.},
  author={Walter Aquiles Alarcon},
  journal={MMWR. Morbidity and mortality weekly report},
  volume={63 55},
CDC's National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) and state health departments collect data on laboratory-reported adult blood lead levels (BLLs). This report presents data on elevated BLLs among employed adults (defined as persons aged ≥16 years) in the United States for 1994-2013. This report is a part of the Summary of Notifiable Noninfectious Conditions and Disease Outbreaks - United States, which encompasses various surveillance years but is being published in 2016 (1… CONTINUE READING
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