1st Edition

Cadmium and Health
A Toxicological and Epidemiological Appraisal: Volume 2: Effects and Response

ISBN 9780367202705
Published September 27, 2021 by CRC Press
320 Pages

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Book Description

Published in 1985: Volume 1: Exposure, Dose and Metabolism, treats analysis of cadmium, its uses and occurrence in the environment, cadmium and metallothionein, normal values in human tissues and fluids, metabolism, and presents a metabolic model for cadmium.

Table of Contents

    1. Introduction

    Lars Friberg

    2. Principles and Problems of Cadmium Analysis

    Carl-Gustaf Elinder and Birger Lind

    3. Cadmium: Uses, Occurrence, and Intake

    Carl-Gustaf Elinder

    4. Metallothionein

    Carl-Gustaf Elinder and Monica Nordberg

    5. Normal Values for Cadmium in Human Tissue, Blood, and Urine in Different Countries

    Carl-Gustaf Elinder

    6. Kinetics and Metabolism

    Gunnar F. Nordberg, Tord Kjellstrom and Monica Nordberg

    7. Kinetic Model of Cadmium Metabolism

    Tord Kjellstrom and Gunnar F. Nordberg

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    Lars Friberg, M.D., is Professor at the Department of Environmental Hygiene, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden.

    Carl-Gustaf Elinder, M.D., is Associate Professor at the Department of Occupational Medicine, National Board of Occupational Safety and Health, Solna, Sweden.

    Tord Kjellstrom, Ph.D. (Med. Dr.) is Senior Lecturer at the Department of Community Health and General Practice, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand.

    Gunnar Nordberg, M.D., is Professor at the Department of Environmental Medicine, Umea University, Umea, Sweden.