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Lead Resources

AAP Lead Testing Webinar - Understanding CDC’s Blood Lead Reference Value: Laboratory Best Practices & How to Interpret Results - February 20, 2019 (Article)
-- Learning Objectives: -- At the conclusion of this activity, attendees should be able to: * Understand what the reference level means to the actions taken in children with elevated blood lead levels... (posted February 20, 2019)

Grand Rounds: Lead poisoning and impact on school readiness - How to overcome the toxic effects - December 19, 2018 (Article)
-- Learning Objectives: -- At the conclusion of this activity, attendees should be able to: * Describe multiple sources that may result in lead poisoning in children. * Understand the impact that... (posted December 19, 2018)

Grand Rounds: Marksmanship and Adolescent Youth Lead Exposure - November 27, 2018 (Article)
-- Learning Objectives -- By the end of this webinar, participants should be able to: * Discuss potential sources of lead exposure at the shooting range and how that translates to appropriate questions... (posted November 28, 2018)

Firearm Marksmanship and Adolescent Lead Exposure: Adverse Health Effects, Surveillance, Control, and Prevention (Article)
This course qualifies as continuing education for physicians, nurses, certified health education specialists, certified public health professionals and other professionals provided by the Centers for Disease... (posted October 16, 2018)

Firearm Marksmanship and Adolescent Lead Exposure: Prevalence, Case Studies, and Sources (Article)
This course qualifies as continuing education for physicians, nurses, certified health education specialists, certified public health professionals and other professionals provided by the Centers for Disease... (posted October 16, 2018)

Health Professionals: Lead and Drinking Water (Web Page)
(posted August 3, 2018)

Health Professionals: Lead and Drinking Water (Web Page)
(posted November 21, 2017)

Health Professionals: Childhood Lead Exposure (Web Page)
This fact sheet, aimed at healthcare professionals, provides recommendations on medical management of lead exposure and poisoning based on a patient’s lead levels. The fact sheet also discusses principles of lead exposures in children, information on lead screening, and principles of iron deficiency screening as well as additional resources. (posted October 8, 2015)

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