0
We're unable to sign you in at this time. Please try again in a few minutes.
Retry
We were able to sign you in, but your subscription(s) could not be found. Please try again in a few minutes.
Retry
There may be a problem with your account. Please contact the AMA Service Center to resolve this issue.
Contact the AMA Service Center:
Telephone: 1 (800) 262-2350 or 1 (312) 670-7827  *   Email: subscriptions@jamanetwork.com
Error Message ......
ARTICLE |

The Exchange

JAMA. 1988;260(11):1526-1533. doi:10.1001/jama.1988.03410110028009.
Text Size: A A A
Published online

Extract

 Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry . The nature and extent of lead poisoning in children in the United States: a report to Congress . Atlanta: US Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, 1988; DHHS document no. 99-2966.
Environmental Protection Agency. Air quality criteria for lead . Research Triangle Park, North Carolina: US Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Health and Environmental Assessment; EPA report no. EPA-600/8-83/028aF-dF.
CDC. Preventing lead poisoning in young children: a statement by the Centers for Disease Control, January 1985 . Atlanta: US Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, 1985; DHHS publication no. 99-2230.
World Health Organization. Air quality guidelines for Europe . Copenhagen: World Health Organization, Regional Office for Europe, 1987:242-61.
Rabinowitz MB, Needleman HL.  Temporal trends in the lead concentrations of umbilical cord blood . Science 1982;216:1429-31.
Link to Article[[XSLOpenURL/10.1126/science.7089532]]
Alexander FW, Delves HT.  Blood lead levels during pregnancy . Inter Arch Occup Environ Health 1981;48:35-9.
Link to Article[[XSLOpenURL/10.1007/BF00405929]]
Barltrop D.  Transfer of lead to the human foetus . In: Barltrop D, Burland WL, eds. Mineral metabolism in paediatrics: proceedings of a symposium held at Greenford in 1968 . Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Davis Co., 1969:135-51.
GCA Corporation. Estimated numbers of children residing near lead paint sources . Research Triangle Park, North Carolina: US Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Air Quality Planning and Standards, 1985; contract no. 68-02-3804.
Environmental Protection Agency. Reducing lead in drinking water: a benefit analysis . Washington, DC: US Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Policy Planning and Evaluation, 1986; EPA report no. EPA-230-09-86-019.
The complete report is available on request from ATSDR, Mailstop F38, Atlanta, Georgia 30333.
References are available on request from the Office of the Associate Administration, ATSDR, Mailstop F38, Atlanta, Georgia 30333.

Topics

Sign in

Create a free personal account to sign up for alerts, share articles, and more.

Purchase Options

• Buy this article
• Subscribe to the journal

Figures

Tables

References

CME
Meets CME requirements for:
Browse CME for all U.S. States
Accreditation Information
The American Medical Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The AMA designates this journal-based CME activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM per course. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Physicians who complete the CME course and score at least 80% correct on the quiz are eligible for AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM.
Note: You must get at least of the answers correct to pass this quiz.
You have not filled in all the answers to complete this quiz
The following questions were not answered:
Sorry, you have unsuccessfully completed this CME quiz with a score of
The following questions were not answered correctly:
Commitment to Change (optional):
Indicate what change(s) you will implement in your practice, if any, based on this CME course.
Your quiz results:
The filled radio buttons indicate your responses. The preferred responses are highlighted
For CME Course: A Proposed Model for Initial Assessment and Management of Acute Heart Failure Syndromes
Indicate what changes(s) you will implement in your practice, if any, based on this CME course.

Multimedia

Some tools below are only available to our subscribers or users with an online account.

Sign in

Create a free personal account to sign up for alerts, share articles, and more.

Purchase Options

• Buy this article
• Subscribe to the journal

Related Content

Customize your page view by dragging & repositioning the boxes below.

Jobs
brightcove.createExperiences();