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Title Health implications of perchlorate ingestion / Committee to Assess the Health Implications of Perchlorate Ingestion, Board on Environmental Studies and Toxicology, Division on Earth and Life Studies, National Research Council of the National Academies
Published Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, [2005]
©2005
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 260 pages) : illustrations
Contents Summary -- 1. Introduction -- 2. The thyroid and disruption of thyroid function in humans -- 3. Epidemiologic studies of occupational and environmental exposures to perchlorate -- 4. Animal studies -- 5. Risk characterization of perchlorate -- 6. Research recommendations -- Appendix A. Biographic information on the Committee to Assess the Health Implications of Perchlorate Ingestion -- Appendix B. Glossary -- Appendix C. Participants at public sessions -- Appendix D. Sensitivity of perchlorate-induced iodide uptake inhibition to serum iodide concentrations -- Appendix E. Physiologically based pharmacokinetic modeling
Summary 1. Introduction -- 2. The thyroid and disruption of thyroid function in humans -- 3. Epidemiologic studies of occupational and environmental exposures to perchlorate -- 4. Animal studies -- 5. Risk characterization of perchlorate -- 6. Research recommendations -- Appendix A. Biographic information on the Committee to Assess the Health Implications of Perchlorate Ingestion -- Appendix B. Glossary -- Appendix C. Participants at public sessions -- Appendix D. Sensitivity of perchlorate-induced iodide uptake inhibition to serum iodide concentrations -- Appendix E. Physiologically based pharmacokinetic modeling
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
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Subject Drinking water -- Contamination.
Perchlorates -- Physiological effect.
Animals.
Environmental Exposure.
Humans.
Perchlorates -- adverse effects.
Rats.
Risk Assessment.
Thyroid Gland -- physiology.
Water Supply.
Form Electronic book
Author National Research Council (U.S.). Committee to Assess the Health Implications of Perchlorate Ingestion.
ISBN 030954811X (PDF)
9780309548113 (PDF)
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