Is ambient temperature associated with risk of infant mortality? A multi-city study in Korea.

Abstract

BACKGROUND Although numerous studies have shown increased risk of mortality from elevated temperatures for adults, limited studies have examined temperature's effect on mortality for infants. Our study investigated the city-specific and overall effects of ambient temperature on infant mortality in seven major cities in Korea, 2004-2007. METHODS Birth… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.envres.2017.07.034

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