[Mortality and hospital admissions in the industrial area of Civitavecchia, 1997-2004].

@article{Fano2006MortalityAH,
  title={[Mortality and hospital admissions in the industrial area of Civitavecchia, 1997-2004].},
  author={Valeria Fano and Francesco Forastiere and Paolo Papini and Valeria Tancioni and Anteo di Napoli and Carlo Alberto Perucci},
  journal={Epidemiologia e prevenzione},
  year={2006},
  volume={30 4-5},
  pages={221-6}
}
OBJECTIVE the industrial area of Civitavecchia (central Italy) has been object of concern because of several sources of environmental contamination potentially affecting the residential communities: a harbor, a cement factory and several power plans are present in the area. A coal power plant is currently under construction. The aim of the study is to evaluate the health of residents in the area, through the analysis of the mortality registry and the hospital discharge records. DESIGN cause… CONTINUE READING