Elevated hair levels of cadmium and lead in school children exposed to smoking and in highways near schools


Ozden T. A. , Gokcay G. , Ertem H. V. , Suoglu O. D. , Kilic A., Sokucu S., ...Daha Fazla

CLINICAL BIOCHEMISTRY, cilt.40, ss.52-56, 2007 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

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Objectives: Heavy metal pollution has become a serious health concern in recent years. Cadmium (Cd) and Lead (Pb) are toxic heavy metals. This study was aimed to determine the risk factors for high cadmium and lead levels in school children.