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

Gordon, Stephen ORCID:, Mortimer, Kevin ORCID:, 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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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)
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SWORD Depositor: JISC Pubrouter
Depositing User: Stacy Murtagh
Date Deposited: 03 Nov 2017 15:30
Last Modified: 07 Oct 2019 08:24


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