Journal of Environmental and Public Health / 2016 / Article / Tab 3

Research Article

Cross-Sectional Study of Polybrominated Flame Retardants and Self-Reported Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in US Youth Aged 12–15 (NHANES 2003-2004)

Table 3

Geometric mean, percent above LOD, and range of lipid-adjusted and non-lipid-adjusted PBDEs in youth aged 12–15 years after imputation for values below LOD (NHANES 2003-2004).

Lipid-adjusted (ng/g)Non-lipid-adjusted (pg/g)
PBDE congenerGeometric mean (95% CI)RangeGeometric mean (95% CI)Range% above LOD

BDE-281.69 (1.55, 1.84)0.30–147.11 (6.52, 7.75)0.86–7784
BDE-4731.51 (28.39, 34.98)3–488152.63 (137.46,169.48)10–229199
BDE-9910.08 (9.07, 11.21)0.45–13137.33 (33.40, 41.72)2–73897
BDE-1006.31 (5.69, 7.00)0.51–13729.57 (26.63, 32.82)2–64497
BDE-1539.28 (8.35, 10.31)0.80–18843.69 (39.24, 48.63)2–88097

Sum total PBDE55.42 (49.84, 61.63)5–884282.15 (255.45, 311.64)15–4146NA

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