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A useful methodological synergy? Combining critical discourse analysis and corpus linguistics to examine discourses of refugees and asylum seekers in the UK press
This article discusses the extent to which methods normally associated with corpus linguistics can be effectively used by critical discourse analysts. Our research is based on the analysis of aExpand
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The Global Burden of Disease Due to Outdoor Air Pollution
As part of the World Health Organization (WHO) Global Burden of Disease Comparative Risk Assessment, the burden of disease attributable to urban ambient air pollution was estimated in terms of deathsExpand
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Exposure assessment for estimation of the global burden of disease attributable to outdoor air pollution.
Ambient air pollution is associated with numerous adverse health impacts. Previous assessments of global attributable disease burden have been limited to urban areas or by coarse spatial resolutionExpand
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Update of WHO air quality guidelines
Based on a systematic review of literature on adverse health effects of air pollution, the World Health Organization has updated its Air Quality Guidelines in 2005. The current update is intended toExpand
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Quantifying the health impacts of ambient air pollutants: recommendations of a WHO/Europe project
ObjectiveQuantitative estimates of air pollution health impacts have become an increasingly critical input to policy decisions. The WHO project “Health risks of air pollution in Europe—HRAPIE” wasExpand
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URBAN AIR POLLUTION
Current scientific evidence, derived largely from studies in North America and Western Europe (NAWE), indicates that urban air pollution , 1 which is derived largely from combustion sources, causes aExpand
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DNA repair polymorphisms and cancer risk in non-smokers in a cohort study.
Environmental carcinogens contained in air pollution, such as polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, aromatic amines or N-nitroso compounds, predominantly form DNA adducts but can also generateExpand
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Health Effects of Transport-related Air Pollution
The effect on health of transport-related air pollution are among the leading concerns about transport. This book provides a systematic review of the literature on transport-related air pollution andExpand
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Chronic respiratory effects of indoor formaldehyde exposure.
The relation of chronic respiratory symptoms and pulmonary function to formaldehyde (HCHO) in homes was studied in a sample of 298 children (6-15 years of age) and 613 adults. HCHO measurements wereExpand
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Air pollution and risk of lung cancer in a prospective study in Europe
To estimate the relationship between air pollution and lung cancer, a nested case‐control study was set up within EPIC (European Prospective Investigation on Cancer and Nutrition). Cases had newlyExpand
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