The Interplay of Climate Change and Air Pollution on Health

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Orru, Hans; Ebi, K. L.; Forsberg, Bertil;
  • Publisher: Springer International Publishing
  • Journal: Current Environmental Health Reports,volume 4,issue 4,pages504-513 (eissn: 2196-5412)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1007/s40572-017-0168-6, pmc: PMC5676805
  • Subject: Emission | Climate scenarios | Fine particles | Dispersion | Uncertainty | Arbetsmedicin och miljömedicin | Ozone | Air Pollution and Health (S Adar and B Hoffmann, Section Editors) | Occupational Health and Environmental Health
    mesheuropmc: sense organs

Purpose of review: Air pollution significantly affects health, causing up to 7 million premature deaths annually with an even larger number of hospitalizations and days of sick leave. Climate change could alter the dispersion of primary pollutants, particularly particul... View more
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