Serum selenium levels in the US population

  title={Serum selenium levels in the US population},
  author={Amanda Niskar and Daniel C. Paschal and Stephanie M. Kieszak and Katherine M Flegal and Barbara T Bowman and Elaine W. Gunter and James L. Pirkle and Carol Rubin and Eric J. Sampson and Michael A Mcgeehin},
  journal={Biological Trace Element Research},
The published literature on serum selenium levels in the US population describes studies on small samples that may not be representative of the US population. This analysis provides the first nationally representative serum selenium levels in the US population by age group, sex, race-ethnicity, poverty income ratio (PIR), geographic region, and urban status. The Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES III) is a national population-based cross-sectional survey with an in… CONTINUE READING

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