Association between Ambient Temperature and Acute Myocardial Infarction Hospitalisations in Gothenburg, Sweden: 1985–2010

@inproceedings{Wichmann2013AssociationBA,
  title={Association between Ambient Temperature and Acute Myocardial Infarction Hospitalisations in Gothenburg, Sweden: 1985–2010},
  author={Janine Wichmann and Annika Rosengren and Karin Sj{\"o}berg and Lars Barreg{\aa}rd and Gerd Sallsten},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2013}
}
Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the number one cause of death globally and evidence is steadily increasing on the role of non-traditional risk factors such as meteorology and air pollution. Nevertheless, many research gaps remain, such as the association between these non-traditional risk factors and subtypes of CVD, such as acute myocardial infarction (AMI). The objective of this study was to investigate the association between daily ambient temperature and AMI hospitalisations using a case… CONTINUE READING

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