TITLE

Dioxin Exposure and Cardiovascular Disease

PUB. DATE
November 2008
SOURCE
Environmental Health Perspectives;Nov2008, Vol. 116 Issue 11, pA491
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the systematic review by Humblet and colleagues of epidemiologic studies, searching for a possible link between dioxin exposure and cardiovascular diseases such as ischemic heart disease. Topics include a brief discussion of the review process Humblet and colleagues used and the limitations researchers encountered in the review process, such as the cohort studies' non-adjustment of other known risks factors of cardiovascular disease including smoking and family history.
ACCESSION #
35551625

 

Related Articles

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics