Traffic-Related Air Pollution and Incident Type 2 Diabetes: Results from the SALIA Cohort Study

@inproceedings{Kraemer2010TrafficRelatedAP,
  title={Traffic-Related Air Pollution and Incident Type 2 Diabetes: Results from the SALIA Cohort Study},
  author={Ursula Kraemer and Christian Herder and Dorothee Sugiri and Klaus Strassburger and Tamara Schikowski and Ulrich Ranft and Wolfgang Rathmann},
  booktitle={Environmental health perspectives},
  year={2010}
}
BACKGROUND Cross-sectional and ecological studies indicate that air pollution may be a risk factor for type 2 diabetes, but prospective data are lacking. OBJECTIVE We examined the association between traffic-related air pollution and incident type 2 diabetes. DESIGN Between 1985 and 1994, cross-sectional surveys were performed in the highly industrialized Ruhr district (West Germany); a follow-up investigation was conducted in 2006 using data from the Study on the Influence of Air Pollution… CONTINUE READING
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