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Main Title Drinking water and cardiovascular disease : {proceedings} /
Author Calabrese, Edward J.
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Calabrese, Edward J.
CORP Author United States. Environmental Protection Agency.; North Atlantic Treaty Organization. Committee on the Challenges of Modern Society.
Publisher Pathotox Publishers,
Year Published 1980
OCLC Number 07104102
ISBN 0930376161
Additional Subjects Drinking water--Contamination--Congresses ; Water--Pollution--Physiological effect--Congresses ; Trace elements in water--Congresses ; Cadiovascular system--Diseases--Congresses
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ELBM  RC669.D73 1980 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 10/08/1988
ERAM  WA689.D781 1980 Region 9 Library/San Francisco,CA 01/01/1988
Collation 326 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Includes bibliographies and index.
Contents Notes
Opening statement / Joseph A. Cotruvo -- The epidemiologoc perspective : water hardness and cardiovascular disease / George W. Comstock -- Experimental approaches to evaluating the role of environmental factors in the development of cardiovascular disease / P.T. McCauley, R.J. Bull -- Development of the 'water story' : some recent Canadian studies / D. Hewitt, L.C. Neri -- Preliminary report on nationwide study of drinking water and cardiovascular diseases / Daniel G. Greathouse, Rebecca H. Osborne -- Myocardial infarction and water hardness in European towns / R. Masironi, Z. Pisa, D. Clayton --The British Regional Heart Study : cardiovascular mortality and water quality / A.G. Shaper, R.F. Packham, S.J. Pocock -- Panel discussion : The relationship of hard water and soft water in CVD and health / A. Richey Sharrett ... {et al.} -- The role of elevated levels of sodium in diet and drinking water on the development of hypertension in animal models and humans / Edward J. Calabrese ... {et al.} -- The influence of elevated levels of sodium in drinking water on elementary and high school students in Massachusetts / Edward J. Calabrese, Robert W. Tuthill -- The influence of naturally and artificially elevated levels of sodium in drinking water on blood pressure in school children / Robert W. Tuthill ... {et al.} -- Panel discussion : The influence of elevated levels of sodium in drinking water on human health / E.J. Calabrese ... {et al.} -- Possible influence of heavy metals in cardiovascular disease : introduction and overview / H. Mitchell Perry, Jr., Elizabeth Perry, Margaret W. Erlanger -- Cadmium and lead effects on myocardial function and metabolism / Stephen J. Kopp ... {et al.} -- Etiological role of cadmium in hypertension in an animal model / Edward V. Ohanian, Junichi Iwai -- The influence of multiple trace elements on blood pressure in the rat / Ben H. Douglas, R.J. Bull -- Blood-lead and cadmium in human hypertension / D.G. Beevers ... {et al.} -- The WHO/IAEA research programme on trace elements in cardiovascular diseases / R. Masironi -- Discussion following session : The influence of selected heavy metals as factors in CVD with emphasis on drinking water -- G6PD-deficiency : a potential high risk group to copper and chlorite ingestion / G.S. Moore, E.J. Calabrese -- The influence of copper and zinc on the occurrence of ischemic heart disease / Leslie M. Klevay -- The effects of calcium, magnesium, lead, or cadmium on lipoprotein metabolism and atherosclerosis in the pigeon / N.W. Revis, T.C. Major, C.Y. Horton -- Selenium in the drinking water and cardiovascular disease / Raymond J. Shamberger -- Relationships between selenium and other parameters in drinking water and blood of subjects from high and low cardiovascular disease rate areas of Georgia / James W. Andrews ... {et al.} -- Research priorities / Leland J. McCabe -- Conference on Cardiovascular Disease and Drinking Water factors : principle findings and future research needs / Edward J. Calabrese, Gary S. Moore.