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In control of ambient and household air pollution - how low should we go?

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Gordon, Stephen ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-6576-1116, Mortimer, Kevin ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-8118-8871, Grigg, Jonathan and Balmes, John (2017) 'In control of ambient and household air pollution - how low should we go?'. The Lancet Respiratory Medicine, Vol 5, Issue 12, pp. 918-920.

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Abstract

The Lancet Commission on Pollution and Health is a robust call to arms. Stark in its warnings, but brimming with optimism, this report emphasises that pollution is the world's largest environmental cause of poor health today, responsible for 9 million deaths a year and a large burden of non-communicable disease, including respiratory, cardiovascular, and neurological impairment.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: WA Public Health > WA 4 Works on general hygiene
WA Public Health > Air pollution > WA 750 Air sanitation and hygiene
WA Public Health > Air pollution > WA 754 Pollution and pollutants (incl. tobacco pollution; passive smoking)
WA Public Health > Housing. Buildings. Public Facilities > WA 795 Housing
WF Respiratory System > WF 100 General works
WF Respiratory System > WF 140 Diseases of the respiratory system (General)
Faculty: Department: Clinical Sciences & International Health > Clinical Sciences Department
Clinical Sciences & International Health > Malawi-Liverpool-Wellcome Programme (MLW)
Digital Object Identifer (DOI): https://doi.org/10.1016/S2213-2600(17)30393-4
SWORD Depositor: JISC Pubrouter
Depositing User: Stacy Murtagh
Date Deposited: 03 Nov 2017 15:30
Last Modified: 19 Apr 2018 01:02
URI: http://archive.lstmed.ac.uk/id/eprint/7791

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