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ERIC Number: EJ444930
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
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ISSN: ISSN-0012-1649
Effects of Prenatal PCB Exposure on Cognitive Processing Efficiency and Sustained Attention.
Jacobson, Joseph L.; And Others
Developmental Psychology, v28 n2 p297-306 Mar 1992
In four year olds who had been exposed to polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) before birth, prenatal exposure was associated with less efficient visual discrimination processing and more errors in short memory scanning. Postnatal exposure was unrelated to cognitive performance. (GLR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Michigan