Prognostic value of an increase in fluorine-18 deoxyglucose uptake in patients with myocardial infarction: Comparison with stress thallium
Compared with whites, blacks and Mexican Americans had higher levels of cadmium, lead, and tungsten, and blacks had higher levels of cesium, molybdenum, antimony, and thallium
Even though doctors were eventually able to make the correct diagnosis and treat Zhu Ling for thallium
poisoning, Zhu suffered irreversible mental damages.
Russian doctors say the pair were contaminated with thallium
, a reputed poison of choice for intelligence agencies and assassins.
John Henry had said there was "no doubt" that the ex-spy had been poisoned by a potentially lethal dose of thallium
Young, a 24-year-old storeman, had been poisoning his workmates with precise measures of thallium
Suggestions that thallium
sulphate poisoning was to blame have now been described as unlikely, although doctors have not ruled out radioactive thallium
Doctors ruled out both thallium
- the heavy metal originally blamed for his sickness - and radiation.
Doctors have said his illness is unlikely to have been caused by thallium
sulphate, but they have not ruled out radioactive material - including radioactive thallium
- being to blame.
A former Russian security agent who is fighting for his life after apparently being given the poison thallium
was targeted because he was a critic of the Kremlin, his friend said today.
The 61 papers are presented in sections on thermoelectrics research directions and oxides; nanoengineered thermoelectrics; films and particles; bulk low-dimensional structures (pressed and self-assembled); nanowires and other new low dimensional structure materials; thermionics and photovoltaics; chalcogenides, skutterudites, and devices; half-heuslers, thallium
tellurides, and skudderudites; clathrates and new measurement techniques; oxides and other high-temperature materials; and devices.
The Tyne Valley Action Group is objecting to the plans because of fears over harmful emissions of poisons such as dioxins, thallium
and cadmium, which have been linked to cancer and birth defects.