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Estimate suggests many infant deaths in sub-Saharan Africa attributable to air pollution

A carefully considered observational study estimates that up to 22% of infant deaths in sub-Saharan Africa could be prevented by improving air quality — a value much higher than previous estimates.
Lance A. Waller is in the Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA.
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Nature 559, 188-189 (2018)

doi: 10.1038/d41586-018-05394-5

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