In vivo studies on lead content of deciduous teeth superficial enamel of preschool children.

@article{Gomes2004InVS,
  title={In vivo studies on lead content of deciduous teeth superficial enamel of preschool children.},
  author={Viviane Elis{\^a}ngela Gomes and Maria da Luz Ros{\'a}rio de Sousa and Fernando Barbosa and Francisco Jos{\'e} Krug and Maria da Conceiç{\~a}o Pereira Saraiva and Jaime Aparecido Cury and Raquel Fernanda Gerlach},
  journal={The Science of the total environment},
  year={2004},
  volume={320 1},
  pages={25-35}
}
The amount of lead in the superficial enamel of deciduous teeth from 4- and 5-year-old children was determined by means of an enamel biopsy followed by lead analysis by graphite furnace atomic absorption spectrometry. Children examined in this study (n=329) attended public preschools in the city of Piracicaba, SP, Brazil. The selection of preschools was based on geographical location: some were located in an industrial area of the city, whereas others were located in an area devoid of… CONTINUE READING

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