The following articles and protocols are recommended reading in preparation for the exam. This is a small guide to help you in preparing for the CCT exam and should not be used as the sole source of study.
Cranton, E., A Textbook on EDTA Chelation Therapy, 2nd ed., Hampton Roads Publishing Co., 2001.
Calcium Disodium Versenate (edentate calcium disodium injection),Thomson PDR, 60th Edition, 2006; 1819-20.
Low-Level Environmental Exposure to Lead Unmasked as Silent Killer, Circulation, Sept 26, 2006;114(13):1347-49.
Blood Lead Below 0.48 µmol/L (10 µg/dL) and Mortality Among US Adults, Circulation, Sept 26, 2006;114:1388-94
The Protocol for the Safe and Effective Administration of EDTA and Other Chelating Agents for Vascular Disease, Degenerative Disease, and Metal Toxicity,Journal of Advancement in Medicine, Spring 1997;10(1):5-100.
Chappell, T., Application of EDTA Chelation Therapy, Alt Med Rev1997;2(6):426-432.
Chappell, T., et al., Subsequent Cardiac and Stroke Events in Patients with Known Vascular Disease Treated with EDTA Chelation Therapy, Evid Based Integrative Med 2005;2(1):27-35.
Stadler, N., Direct Detection and Quantification of Transition Metal Ions in Human Atherosclerotic Plaques: Evidence for the Presence of Elevated Levels of Iron and Copper, Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 2004;24:949-954.
Lin, J., et al., Environmental Lead Exposure and Progression of Chronic Renal Diseases in Patients without Diabetes, N Engl J Med 2003;348:277-286.