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Mercury, copper, and zinc concentrations in extracted human teeth
Amalgam has been used as a filling material for over 150 years. Mercury, copper, and zinc are present in restoration. The aim of this study was to compare mercury, copper, and zinc concentrations in extracted human teeth ...
Evaluating quality of life in mercury intoxicated people in urban-industrial environments through short-form 36 application
Context and objective: Records of contact with mercury (Hg) exist for more than 3500 years and several problems related to the use of this element can be noticed. Considering inexistence of current reports about it, quality ...
Toxic Pigment in a Capacocha Burial: Instrumental Identification of Cinnabar in Inca Human Remains from Iquique, Chile
(Blackwell Publishing Ltd, 2018)
© 2018 University of Oxford We report on the analysis of a red pigment found in a lavish Inca burial from Cerro Esmeralda, Chile, associated with the human sacrifice of two young girls. The outcome shows that the red pigment ...
Avaliação do processamento auditivo central em adolescentes expostos ao mercúrio metálico
(Pró-Fono Produtos Especializados para Fonoaudiologia Ltda., 2010-09-01)
BACKGROUND: central auditory processing and exposure to metallic mercury. AIM: to evaluate the performance on tests of central auditory processing in adolescents exposed to metallic mercury. METHOD: participants were 52 ...