Lung Cancer Incidence and Long-Term Exposure to Air Pollution from Traffic

@article{RaaschouNielsen2011LungCI,
  title={Lung Cancer Incidence and Long-Term Exposure to Air Pollution from Traffic},
  author={O. Raaschou-Nielsen and Z. Andersen and M. Hvidberg and S. Jensen and M. Ketzel and Mette S{\o}rensen and S. Loft and K. Overvad and A. Tj{\o}nneland},
  journal={Environmental Health Perspectives},
  year={2011},
  volume={119},
  pages={860 - 865}
}
  • O. Raaschou-Nielsen, Z. Andersen, +6 authors A. Tjønneland
  • Published 2011
  • Medicine, Biology
  • Environmental Health Perspectives
  • Background Previous studies have shown associations between air pollution and risk for lung cancer. Objective We investigated whether traffic and the concentration of nitrogen oxides (NOx) at the residence are associated with risk for lung cancer. Methods We identified 592 lung cancer cases in the Danish Cancer Registry among 52,970 members of the Diet, Cancer and Health cohort and traced residential addresses from 1 January 1971 in the Central Population Registry. We calculated the NOx… CONTINUE READING
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