Michael Memmesheimer

Barbara Hoffmann3
Susanne Moebus3
Martina Bröcker-Preuss2
3Barbara Hoffmann
3Susanne Moebus
2Martina Bröcker-Preuss
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BACKGROUND Long-term exposure to urban air pollution may accelerate atherogenesis, but mechanisms are still unclear. The induction of a low-grade systemic inflammatory state is a plausible mechanistic pathway. OBJECTIVES We analyzed the association of residential long-term exposure to particulate matter (PM) and high traffic with systemic inflammatory(More)
BACKGROUND Long-term exposures to particulate matter air pollution (PM2.5 and PM10) and high traffic load have been associated with markers of systemic inflammation. Epidemiological investigations have focused primarily on total PM, which represents a mixture of pollutants originating from different sources. OBJECTIVE We investigated associations between(More)
  • Frauke Hennig, Dorothea Sugiri, Lilian Tzivian, Kateryna Fuks, Susanne Moebus, Karl-Heinz Jöckel +21 others
  • 2016
Two commonly used models to assess air pollution concentration for investigating health effects of air pollution in epidemiological studies are Land Use Regression (LUR) models and Dispersion and Chemistry Transport Models (DCTM). Both modeling approaches have been applied in the Ruhr area, Germany, a location where multiple cohort studies are being(More)
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