Ambient air pollution and risk for ischemic stroke and transient ischemic attack.

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OBJECTIVE Data on the association between air pollution and cerebrovascular disease in the United States are limited. The objective of this study was to investigate the association between short-term exposure to ambient air pollution and risk for ischemic cerebrovascular events in a US community. METHODS Daily counts of ischemic strokes/transient ischemic… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/ana.21403

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