WHO Guideline on clinical management of exposure to lead – voices from clinicians and experts

Lead is a cumulative toxin that affects multiple body systems and is particularly harmful to young children. The WHO Guideline for clinical management of exposure to lead provides evidence-based information on the diagnosis and management of lead poisoning for different age groups. This video illustrates some of the experiences of clinicians and experts dealing with cases of lead poisoning and how the new WHO guideline is expected to make a difference.

More information:
https://www.who.int/news/item/27-10-2021-who-guidance-to-reduce-illness-due-to-lead-exposure
https://www.who.int/publications/i/item/9789240037045

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