Reference values for chromium, nickel and vanadium in urine of youngsters from the urban area of Rome.

@article{Alimonti2000ReferenceVF,
  title={Reference values for chromium, nickel and vanadium in urine of youngsters from the urban area of Rome.},
  author={Alessandro Alimonti and Francesco Petrucci and Michael Krachler and Beatrice Bocca and Sergio Caroli},
  journal={Journal of environmental monitoring : JEM},
  year={2000},
  volume={2 4},
  pages={351-4}
}
In the assessment of human health risk, the obtainment of reference values in biological tissues and/or fluids is crucial to estimate the type and magnitude of occupational and environmental exposure. In this context, urine is the major excretion route for many noxious substances that have entered the organism and can be viewed as one of the most useful materials for biomonitoring campaigns. In this study, reference concentration ranges for Cr, Ni and V in urine were achieved in a sub… CONTINUE READING