Environmental pollution and risk of psychotic disorders: A review of the science to date

@article{Attademo2017EnvironmentalPA,
  title={Environmental pollution and risk of psychotic disorders: A review of the science to date},
  author={Luigi Attademo and Francesco Bernardini and Raffaele Garinella and Michael T. Compton},
  journal={Schizophrenia Research},
  year={2017},
  volume={181},
  pages={55-59}
}
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