Epidemiologic Evidence of Relationships Between Reproductive and Child Health Outcomes and Environmental Chemical Contaminants

@article{Wigle2008EpidemiologicEO,
  title={Epidemiologic Evidence of Relationships Between Reproductive and Child Health Outcomes and Environmental Chemical Contaminants},
  author={D. Wigle and T. Arbuckle and M. Turner and A. B{\'e}rub{\'e} and Qiuying Yang and S. Liu and D. Krewski},
  journal={Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health, Part B},
  year={2008},
  volume={11},
  pages={373 - 517}
}
This review summarizes the level of epidemiologic evidence for relationships between prenatal and/or early life exposure to environmental chemical contaminants and fetal, child, and adult health. Discussion focuses on fetal loss, intrauterine growth restriction, preterm birth, birth defects, respiratory and other childhood diseases, neuropsychological deficits, premature or delayed sexual maturation, and certain adult cancers linked to fetal or childhood exposures. Environmental exposures… Expand
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