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Br J Hosp Med (Lond). 2012 Sep;73(9):492-7.

Combustion-derived air pollution and cardiovascular disease.

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  • 1University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK. amanda.hunter@ed.ac.uk

Abstract

Air pollution is a modifiable risk factor for cardiovascular disease that affects the entire population and is thus a major public health concern. It is important to understand how air pollution increases cardiovascular risk to develop strategies to protect susceptible individuals and reduce the effect of air pollution on cardiovascular health.

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