ERIC Number: ED055656
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971-Aug
The Surgeon General's Policy Statement on Medical Aspects of Childhood Lead Poisoning.
Steinfeld, Jesse L.
This document is a policy statement written by the Bureau of Community Environmental Management and approved by the Surgeon General of the U.S. Public Health Service. Its purpose is to assist in the development and implementation of programs for the control of lead poisoning in children. Information included covers the medical aspects of detection, treatment and follow-up. Suggestions are given for the removal of lead hazards and for the reporting of lead adsorption. A listing of the addresses and telephone numbers of the 10 regional representatives of the Bureau of Community Environmental Management is provided for obtaining consultation and guidance in developing community programs. (AJ)
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Authoring Institution: Public Health Service (DHEW), Rockville, MD.