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}
}
Environmental pollution is a global problem with diverse and substantial public health implications. Although many environmental (i.e., non-genetic) risk factors for schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders have been identified, there has been comparatively little research on pollution as a possible risk factor. This is despite the fact that gene-by-environment interactions and epigenetic mechanisms are now recognized as likely facets of the etiology of schizophrenia, and the fact that… Expand
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