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    • Childhood Correlates of Blood Lead Levels in Mumbai and Delhi 

      Jain, Nitin; Hu, Howard (National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, 2005)
      Background: Lead exposure has previously been associated with intellectual impairment in children in a number of international studies. In India, it has been reported that nearly half of the children have elevated blood ...
    • Epidemiology of musculoskeletal upper extremity ambulatory surgery in the United States 

      Jain, Nitin B; Higgins, Laurence D; Losina, Elena; Collins, Jamie; Blazar, Philip E; Katz, Jeffrey N (BioMed Central, 2014)
      Background: Musculoskeletal disorders of the upper extremity are common reasons for patients to seek care and undergo ambulatory surgery. The objective of our study was to assess the overall and age-adjusted utilization ...
    • Lead Levels and Ischemic Heart Disease in a Prospective Study of Middle-Aged and Elderly Men: The VA Normative Aging Study 

      Jain, Nitin; Potula, Vijayalakshmi; Schwartz, Joel David; Vokonas, Pantel S; Sparrow, David; Wright, Robert O.; Nie, Huiling; Hu, Howard (National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, 2007)
      Background: Lead exposure has been associated with higher blood pressure, hypertension, electrocardiogram abnormalities, and increased mortality from circulatory causes.Objective We assessed the association between bone ...