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Title Lead in the Americas : a call for action / Christopher P. Howson, Mauricio Hernández-Avila, and David P. Rall, editors
Edition First edition
Published Washington, DC, USA : Committee to Reduce Lead Exposure in the Americas, Board on International Health, Institute of Medicine, in collaboration with the National Institute of Public Health, 1996
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Description 1 online resource (210 pages) : illustrations
Contents Executive summary : action plan to reduce lead in the Americas -- Setting the state : historical milestones in the reduction of lead in the Americas -- Keynote address -- Health effects of lead -- Extent, sources, and pathways of lead exposure in the hemisphere -- Case studies of interventions
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 147-156)
Notes Print version record
Subject Lead poisoning -- America.
Lead -- Environmental aspects -- America.
Lead Poisoning.
Genre/Form Congress.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Hernández-Ávila, Mauricio.
Howson, Christopher Paul.
Rall, David P.
Institute of Medicine (U.S.). Committee to Reduce Lead Exposure in the Americas.
Instituto Nacional de Salud Pública (Mexico)
ISBN 0309583101 (electronic bk.)
9780309583107 (electronic bk.)