Risk of mortality, cancer incidence, and stroke in a population potentially exposed to cadmium.

@article{Elliott2000RiskOM,
  title={Risk of mortality, cancer incidence, and stroke in a population potentially exposed to cadmium.},
  author={Paul Elliott and Ryan Arnold and Samantha Cockings and Niles Eaton and Lars J{\"a}rup and Jennifer J. Jones and Margaret Quinn and Marilu Rosato and I. W. B. Thornton and M Guibert Toledano and Esteban Tristan and Jonathan Wakefield},
  journal={Occupational and environmental medicine},
  year={2000},
  volume={57 2},
  pages={94-7}
}
OBJECTIVES To follow up mortality and cancer incidence in a cohort potentially exposed to cadmium and to perform a geographical (ecological) analysis to further assess the health effects of potential exposure to cadmium. METHODS The English village of Shipham has very high concentrations of cadmium in the soil. A previous cohort study of residents of Shipham in 1939 showed overall mortality below that expected, but a 40% excess of mortality from stroke. This study extends the follow up of the… CONTINUE READING
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