ERIC Number: ED093806
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1973-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
Highlights of the Midwest and Eastern Regional Conferences on Childhood Lead Poisoning; Chicago, Illinois, May 10-11, 1972 and Wilmington, Delaware, June 2-3, 1972.
McCabe, Edward B., Ed.; Challop, Roger S., Ed.
Various aspects of lead poisoning and its control are the focus of this document which consists of edited speeches presented at childhood lead poisoning conferences in Wilmington, Delaware and Chicago, Illinois. Among the topics discussed are a) the role of Federal and State governments in lead poison control; b) the local government role, especially local health and housing departments; c) the role of the lead industry; d) treatment of lead poisoning for both ambulatory and hospitalized patients; e) legal and medical responsibility; and f) the development of lead poison control programs. (HMD)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Lead Industries Association, New York, NY.; Health Services and Mental Health Administration (DHEW), Rockville, MD. Bureau of Community Environmental Management.
Authoring Institution: American Academy of Pediatrics, Evanston, IL.
Identifiers - Location: Delaware; Illinois; Illinois (Chicago)