Aruni Bhatnagar Disease Environmental Cardiology : Studying Mechanistic Links Between Pollution and Heart

@inproceedings{Bhatnagar2006AruniBD,
  title={Aruni Bhatnagar Disease Environmental Cardiology : Studying Mechanistic Links Between Pollution and Heart},
  author={Aruni Bhatnagar},
  year={2006}
}
Environmental factors are considered key determinants of cardiovascular disease. Although lifestyle choices such as smoking, diet, and exercise are viewed as major environmental influences, the contribution of pollutants and environmental chemicals is less clear. Accumulating evidence suggests that exposure to pollutants and chemicals could elevate the risk of cardiovascular disease. Many epidemiological studies report that exposure to fine particles present in ambient air is associated with an… CONTINUE READING