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Information for health care professionals: mercury exposure and toxicity.

Authors
Louisiana Department of Health & Hospitals
Source
Baton Rouge, LA: Louisiana Department of Health & Hospitals, 2008 Dec; 1-9
NIOSHTIC No.
20042480
Abstract
This document summarizes information on the sources, exposure pathways, laboratory testing, recognition, and reporting of mercury poisoning. Louisiana Law requires the reporting of all cases of mercury poisoning and all mercury laboratory test results to the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospital's Office of Public Health.
Keywords
Health-care-personnel; Exposure-assessment; Employee-exposure; Employee-health; Laboratory-testing; Mercury-compounds; Mercury-poisoning; Heavy-metals; Heavy-metal-poisoning
CAS No.
7439-97-6
Publication Date
20081201
Document Type
Other
Funding Type
Cooperative Agreement
Fiscal Year
2009
Identifying No.
Cooperative-Agreement-Number-U60-OH-008470
Source Name
Information for health care professionals: mercury exposure and toxicity
State
LA
Performing Organization
Louisiana State Office of Public Health
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