Environmental Health Perspectives - Volume 114, issue 2

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1552-9924
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0091-6765

Abstract

We examined the association of infant bronchiolitis with acute exposure to ambient air pollutants.

Design

We employed a time-stratified case–crossover method and based the exposure windows on a priori, biologically based hypotheses.

Participants

We evaluated effects in 19,901 inf

Journal: Environmental Health Perspectives, vol. 114, no. 2, 2005

Abstract

The world is holding its collective breath. Governments and health organizations are feverishly preparing, stockpiling drugs and vaccines, and formulating contingency plans. Headlines are coughing out dire predictions of up to 100 million deaths worldwide and devastating economic consequences. Ex

Journal: Environmental Health Perspectives, vol. 114, no. 2, 2006

Abstract

Introduction

Asians, Pacific Islanders, and Native Americans are a potentially high-risk group for dietary exposure to methylmercury through fish consumption. However, blood mercury levels in this group have not been identified in recent reports of the National Health and Nutrition Examination Sur

Journal: Environmental Health Perspectives, vol. 114, no. 2, 2005