Lead levels among Broken Hill children born 2009-2015 study
BHUDRH Head of Department, Professor David Lyle and co-authors Frances Boreland and Steve Quartermain recently published the retrospective longitudinal study around blood lead levels and their distribution among children in Broken Hill, New South Wales (NSW).
Objectives: To describe blood lead levels (BLLs) and their distribution among children in Broken Hill, New South Wales (NSW), at each of the scheduled testing points aligned with childhood immunisation and to determine how BLLs change over time for individual children. These data can inform action to prevent future lead exposure in Broken Hill children.
May 2021; Online early https://doi.org/10.17061/phrp31122107