Low-level environmental lead exposure in childhood and adult intellectual function: a follow-up study

@inproceedings{Mazumdar2011LowlevelEL,
  title={Low-level environmental lead exposure in childhood and adult intellectual function: a follow-up study},
  author={Maitreyi Mazumdar and D C David C Bellinger and Matthew C Gregas and Kathleen Abanilla and Janine D Bacic and Herbert L. Needleman},
  booktitle={Environmental health : a global access science source},
  year={2011}
}
BACKGROUND Early life lead exposure might be a risk factor for neurocognitive impairment in adulthood. OBJECTIVES We sought to assess the relationship between early life environmental lead exposure and intellectual function in adulthood. We also attempted to identify which time period blood-lead concentrations are most predictive of adult outcome. METHODS We recruited adults in the Boston area who had participated as newborns and young children in a prospective cohort study that examined… CONTINUE READING
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