Limitations Inherent to a Cross-Sectional Assessment of Blood Lead Levels Among Persons Living in Homes with High Levels of Lead in Drinking Water

June 2010
MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;6/25/2010, Vol. 59 Issue 24, p751
This article discusses a longitudinal analysis and a cross-sectional assessment on concentrations of lead in drinking water in Washington, D.C., from 2000 to 2003. The assessment analyzes the health effects of elevated lead levels in drinking water. It examines the association between the amount of lead consumed in drinking water and blood lead levels.


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