Air pollution, social deprivation, and mortality: a multilevel cohort study.

@article{Naess2007AirPS,
  title={Air pollution, social deprivation, and mortality: a multilevel cohort study.},
  author={Oyvind Naess and Fredrik Niclas Piro and Per H. J. Nafstad and George Davey Smith and Alastair H. Leyland},
  journal={Epidemiology},
  year={2007},
  volume={18 6},
  pages={686-94}
}
BACKGROUND It is becoming increasingly evident that exposure to air pollution and its adverse effects are not equitably distributed. Our goal was to investigate the role of social deprivation in explaining the effect of neighborhood differences in level of air pollution fine particulates (PM2.5) on mortality when the indicators of social deprivation are… CONTINUE READING