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- Dominguez, Salvador, et al. Show all 6 Authors
- Archives of environmental contamination and toxicology 2018 v.75 no.4 pp. 503-511
- atomic absorption spectrometry; blood; cadmium; central nervous system; children; heavy metals; household income; infants; lead; linear models; mercury; nationalities and ethnic groups; risk; toddlers; urban areas; urban population; Texas
- ... Lead exposure is an unresolved pediatric health risk and disproportionately affects children in lower-income neighborhoods. Residences with children younger than age 5 years are the focus of mitigation policies; however, studies have shown that older children between the ages of 5 and 12 years also are at risk of central nervous system effects. Whether historically contaminated neighborhoods prese ...