On the use of L X-ray fluorescence for bone lead evaluation

  • I. L. Preiss
  • M. A. Tariq


The use of L X-ray fluorescence for the determination of the concentration of Pb in human bone has been reported in the literature. A critique of the utility of the method and the shortcomings as an analytical approach in the evaluation of human exposure to Pb are addressed.


Physical Chemistry Inorganic Chemistry Analytical Approach Human Bone Human Exposure 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • I. L. Preiss
    • 1
  • M. A. Tariq
    • 1
  1. 1.Departments of Chemistry, and Nuclear Engineering and Engineering PhysicsRensselaer Polytechnic InstituteTroyUSA

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