Evidence on vulnerability and susceptibility to health risks associated with short-term exposure to particulate matter: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

@article{Bell2013EvidenceOV,
  title={Evidence on vulnerability and susceptibility to health risks associated with short-term exposure to particulate matter: a systematic review and meta-analysis.},
  author={Michelle L. Bell and Antonella Zanobetti and Francesca Dominici},
  journal={American journal of epidemiology},
  year={2013},
  volume={178 6},
  pages={865-76}
}
Although there is strong evidence that short-term exposure to particulate matter is associated with health risks, less is known about whether some subpopulations face higher risks. We identified 108 papers published after 1995 and summarized the scientific evidence regarding effect modification of associations between short-term exposure to particulate… CONTINUE READING