Controlling for unmeasured confounding and spatial misalignment in long‐term air pollution and health studies

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Lee, Duncan; Sarran, Christophe; (2015)
  • Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Inc.
  • Journal: Environmetrics,volume 26,issue 7,pages477-487 (issn: 1180-4009, eissn: 1099-095X)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1002/env.2348, pmc: PMC4975605
  • Subject: Statistics - Applications | spatial confounding | Research Article | air pollution and health | Research Articles | spatial misalignment

The health impact of long‐term exposure to air pollution is now routinely estimated using spatial ecological studies, owing to the recent widespread availability of spatial referenced pollution and disease data. However, this areal unit study design presents a number of... View more
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