Effects of air pollution on infant and children respiratory mortality in four large Latin-American cities.
Departamento de Medicina Preventiva, Faculdade de Medicina, FMUSP, Universidade de São Paulo, Av Dr Arnaldo, 455, Sao Paulo, 01246-903, Brazil. Electronic address: [email protected]
Instituto de Medicina Social, Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro, UERJ, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
- Published Article
Environmental pollution (Barking, Essex : 1987)
- Publication Date
Jan 01, 2018
We provided comparable mortality impact estimates of air pollutants across these cities and age groups. This information is important because many public policies aimed at preventing the adverse effects of pollution on health consider children as the population group that deserves the highest protection.
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