Does environmental exposure to the greenhouse gas, N2O, contribute to etiological factors in neurodevelopmental disorders? A mini-review of the evidence.

@article{Fluegge2016DoesEE,
  title={Does environmental exposure to the greenhouse gas, N2O, contribute to etiological factors in neurodevelopmental disorders? A mini-review of the evidence.},
  author={Keith Fluegge},
  journal={Environmental toxicology and pharmacology},
  year={2016},
  volume={47},
  pages={
          6-18
        }
}
BACKGROUND Neurodevelopmental disorders are increasing in prevalence worldwide. Previous work suggests that exposure to the environmental air pollutant and greenhouse gas - nitrous oxide (N2O) - may be an etiological factor in neurodevelopmental disorders through the targeting of several neural correlates. METHODOLOGY While a number of recent systematic reviews have addressed the role of general anesthesia in the surgical setting and neurodevelopmental outcomes, a narrative mini-review was… CONTINUE READING
BETA

Similar Papers

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 20 CITATIONS

Antecedent ADHD, dementia, and metabolic dysregulation: A U.S. based cohort analysis

  • Neurochemistry International
  • 2018
VIEW 6 EXCERPTS
CITES BACKGROUND, METHODS & RESULTS
HIGHLY INFLUENCED

The BTBR mouse model, cholinergic transmission, and environmental exposure to nitrous oxide

  • Psychopharmacology
  • 2016
VIEW 4 EXCERPTS
CITES RESULTS & BACKGROUND
HIGHLY INFLUENCED