Measurement of vitamin D3 metabolites in smelter workers exposed to lead and cadmium

Chalkley, S R; Richmond, J; Barltrop, D
July 1998
Occupational & Environmental Medicine;Jul1998, Vol. 55 Issue 7, p446
Academic Journal
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