TITLE

LUNG ALERT: Traffic related air pollutants shorten life expectancy

AUTHOR(S)
Bhowmik, A.
PUB. DATE
January 2003
SOURCE
Thorax;Jan2003, Vol. 58 Issue 1, p57
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on a study which found that traffic related airpollutants shorten life expectancy. Total number of subjects included in the study; Association of cardiopulmonary mortality with living near major roadway; Evidence on the contribution of air pollutants or some closely associated pollutant from road traffic to cardiopulmonary mortality.
ACCESSION #
16589529

 

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