Philippe N Amstislavski

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BACKGROUND Little evidence exists about the health risks and benefits associated with using public buses and subways rather than cars. The objective of the current study was to assess the magnitude and variance of personal exposure to particulate matter 2.5 microns or smaller (PM(2.5)) and concomitant physical activity energy expenditure (PAEE) for(More)
BACKGROUND Only a small amount of research has focused on the relationship between socio-economic status (SES) and geographic access to prescription medications at community pharmacies in North America and Europe. To examine the relationship between a community's socio-economic context and its residents' geographic access to common medications in(More)
Focus on the interactions between natural and social systems, particularly between climate change and community adaptation and resilience in the Circumpolar North. Application areas include remote sensing of changes in hydrologic cycles, geoinformatics, pollutant detection and bioremediation, environmental risk assessment and communication, and Circumpolar(More)
BACKGROUND The indigenous Nenets reindeer herders in northern Russia annually migrate several hundred kilometers between summer and winter pastures. In the warming climate, ice-rich permafrost and glaciers are being significantly reduced and will eventually disappear from parts of the Arctic. The emergent changes in hydrological cycles have already led to(More)
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