ABSTRACT

This reference describes the most recent developments in the design, execution, and interpretation of human developmental neurotoxicology studies. Assessing critical issues and controversies in the field, this guide focuses on dose-response/effect relationships and explores challenges in the measurement of exposure to different types of chemicals,

chapter 9|24 pages

Lessons Learned: Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders

ByChristie L. McGee, Susanna L. Fryer, Sarah N. Mattson

chapter 10|38 pages

Neurodevelopmental Sequelae of Prenatal Cocaine Exposure

ByLinda C. Mayes, Marjukka Pajulo

chapter 12|34 pages

Studying the Relation Between Pesticide Exposure and Human Development

ByDana B. Barr, Asa Bradman, Natalie Freeman, Robin M. Whyatt

chapter 13|16 pages

Assessing In Utero Exposure to Cannabis and Cocaine

ByGale A. Richardson, Marilyn A. Huestis, Nancy L. Day

chapter 14|18 pages

Neurobehavioral Test Batteries for Children

ByDiane S. Rohlman, W. Kent Anger

chapter 15|20 pages

Role of Neuroimaging

ByPatricia A. Janulewicz, Roberta F. White, Carole Palumbo

chapter 22|20 pages

Public Health Perspectives on Developmental Neurotoxicology

ByJennifer S. Mammen, Lynn R. Goldman