1st Edition

Cadmium and Health
A Toxicological and Epidemiological Appraisal: Volume 1: Exposure, Dose, and Metabolism

ISBN 9780367202736
Published September 27, 2021 by CRC Press
222 Pages

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Book Description

Published in 1986: Volume 2: Effects and Response, is primarily devoted to the toxicology of cadmium and includes effects on the respiratory system, kidneys, and bone as well as other toxic effects, including those from the hemaopoietic and cardiovascular system, the liver, the reproductive organs, and the fetus.

Table of Contents

8. Respiratory Effects

Carl-Gustaf Elinder

9. Renal Effects

Tord Kjellstrom

10.Effects on Bone, on Vitamin D, and Calcium Metabolism

Tord Kjellstrom

11. Other Toxic Effects

Carl-Gustaf Elinder

12. Carcinogenic and Genetic Effects

Carl-Gustaf Elinder and Tord Kjellstrom

13. Critical Organs, Critical Concentrations, and Whole Body

Tord Kjellstrom

14. General Summary and Conclusions and Some Aspects of Diagnosis and Treatment of Chronic Cadmium Poisoning

Lars Friberg et al.

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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.