Vol 57, No 3 (1998)
ORIGINAL ARTICLES
Published online: 2000-01-17
Submitted: 2012-02-06
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Estimation of health state and physical efficiency of children from rural area of Lubin-Głogów copper-basin and lead levels in blood serum. Preliminary results

Ignasiak Z, Januszewski A
Folia Morphol 1998;57(3):257-262.
Vol 57, No 3 (1998)
ORIGINAL ARTICLES
Published online: 2000-01-17
Submitted: 2012-02-06

Abstract

The aim of the work was to estimate the health state and physical efficiency of children from rural area of Lubin-Głogów Copper-Basin in correlation with lead levels in blood. Lead concentration in blood showed increase tendency together with age of the children. In both sexes together with rise in lead concentration in blood enlargement of palatine tonsils was observed. In children with a higher lead concentration in blood lower values of physical fitness parameters are recorded.

Abstract

The aim of the work was to estimate the health state and physical efficiency of children from rural area of Lubin-Głogów Copper-Basin in correlation with lead levels in blood. Lead concentration in blood showed increase tendency together with age of the children. In both sexes together with rise in lead concentration in blood enlargement of palatine tonsils was observed. In children with a higher lead concentration in blood lower values of physical fitness parameters are recorded.
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Keywords

Environment pollution. Serum lead level. Physical efficiency.

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Title

Estimation of health state and physical efficiency of children from rural area of Lubin-Głogów copper-basin and lead levels in blood serum. Preliminary results

Journal

Folia Morphologica

Issue

Vol 57, No 3 (1998)

Pages

257-262

Published online

2000-01-17

Bibliographic record

Folia Morphol 1998;57(3):257-262.

Keywords

Environment pollution. Serum lead level. Physical efficiency.

Authors

Ignasiak Z
Januszewski A

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