Association between PM2.5 and all-cause and specific-cause mortality in 27 US communities

Abstract

While fine mode particulate matter (PM2.5) forms the basis for regulating particles in the US and other countries, there is a serious paucity of large population-based studies of its acute effect on mortality. To address this issue, we examined the association between PM2.5 and both all-cause and specific-cause mortality using over 1.3 million deaths in 27… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/sj.jes.7500530

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