Karsten Witt et al.
Brain : a journal of neurology, 136(Pt 7), 2109-2119 (2013-06-27)
Deep brain stimulation of the subthalamic nucleus improves motor functions in patients suffering from advanced Parkinson's disease but in some patients, it is also associated with a mild decline in cognitive functioning about one standard deviation from the preoperative state....
Kai-Ying Chiang et al.
Journal of environmental sciences (China), 25(3), 626-636 (2013-08-08)
This study investigates biogeochemical reductive release of arsenate from beudantite into solution in a crater area in northern Taiwan, using a combination of X-ray absorption near-edge structure (XANES) and atomic absorption spectrometry. Total arsenic (As) concentrations in the soil were...
Plinio Carta et al.
Giornale italiano di medicina del lavoro ed ergonomia, 35(1), 32-35 (2013-06-27)
In several recent epidemiological studies blood lead levels (BLLs) even below the current CDC intervention level of 10 microg/dl have been associated with reduced neurocognitive capacities of children, with no clear evidence of a "safe" threshold. We analyzed the relationship...
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Ibrahim Zardawi et al.
The New England journal of medicine, 369(6), e7-e7 (2013-08-09)
Muhammad Jamal Haider et al.
Roczniki Panstwowego Zakladu Higieny, 64(1), 37-42 (2013-06-26)
OBJECTIVE. The present study was carried out to investigate the effects of occupational lead exposure on the hematological and biochemical parameters in occupationally exposed and non exposed inhabitants of Karachi. MATERIAL AND METHODS. In 100 lead exposed subjects recruited from...