Long-Term Exposure to Traffic-Related Air Pollution Associated with Blood Pressure and Self-Reported Hypertension in a Danish Cohort

@inproceedings{Srensen2012LongTermET,
  title={Long-Term Exposure to Traffic-Related Air Pollution Associated with Blood Pressure and Self-Reported Hypertension in a Danish Cohort},
  author={Mette Sejr S\orensen and Barbara H Hoffmann and Martin Hvidberg and Matthias Ketzel and Steen Solvang Jensen and Zorana Jovanovic Andersen and Anne Tj\onneland and Kim Overvad and Ole Raaschou-Nielsen},
  booktitle={Environmental health perspectives},
  year={2012}
}
BACKGROUND Short-term exposure to air pollution has been associated with changes in blood pressure (BP) and emergency department visits for hypertension, but little is known about the effects of long-term exposure to traffic-related air pollution on BP and hypertension. OBJECTIVES We studied whether long-term exposure to air pollution is associated with BP and hypertension. METHODS In 1993-1997, 57,053 participants 50-64 years of age were enrolled in a population-based cohort study… CONTINUE READING
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