Blood levels of lead, cadmium, and mercury in the elderly living in institutionalized care in the Czech Republic
作者: Jolana RambouskováAndrea KrskováMiroslava SlavíkováMája ČejchanováMilena Černá
作者单位: 1Centre for Research of Diabetes, Metabolism and Nutrition, Department of Nutrition, Third Faculty of Medicine, Charles University in Prague, Ruská 87, 100 00 Prague 10, Czech Republic
2Environmental and Population Health Monitoring, National Institute of Public Health, Šrobárova 48, 100 42 Prague 10, Czech Republic
3Department of General Hygiene, Third Faculty of Medicine, Charles University in Prague, Ruská 87, 100 00 Prague 10, Czech Republic
刊名: Experimental Gerontology, 2014, Vol.58 , pp.8-13
来源数据库: Elsevier Journal
DOI: 10.1016/j.exger.2014.07.002
关键词: Heavy metals in bloodLeadCadmiumMercuryInstitutionalized elderly
原始语种摘要: Abstract(#br)Background(#br)There is limited research examining the chemical load of toxic metals in the elderly. The aim of the present study was two-fold: to determine the body burden of lead, cadmium and mercury in association with age, gender, locality, lifestyle factors and potential health impacts among this population and to compare the values with blood values from the general Czech population aged 18–64years.(#br)Methods(#br)Lead, cadmium and mercury were examined in the blood of institutionalized senior citizens (46 males, 151 females aged 61–100years) from two localities in the Czech Republic (Prague and Teplice) from 2009 through 2011. Measurements were made using inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry (Pb, Cd) and a single purpose...
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