Association between pre-eclampsia and locally derived traffic-related air pollution: a retrospective cohort study.

@article{Pereira2013AssociationBP,
  title={Association between pre-eclampsia and locally derived traffic-related air pollution: a retrospective cohort study.},
  author={Gavin C. Pereira and Fatima A Haggar and A W Shand and Carol Bower and Angus George Cook and Natasha Nassar},
  journal={Journal of epidemiology and community health},
  year={2013},
  volume={67 2},
  pages={147-52}
}
BACKGROUND Pre-eclampsia is a common complication of pregnancy and is a major cause of fetal-maternal mortality and morbidity. Despite a number of plausible mechanisms by which air pollutants might contribute to this process, few studies have investigated the association between pre-eclampsia and traffic emissions, a major contributor to air pollution in… CONTINUE READING