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Air pollution and cardiovascular disease: a window of opportunity

Nature Reviews Cardiology volume 15, pages 193194 (2018) | Download Citation

The recent publication of The Lancet Commission on pollution and health is a watershed moment for one of the greatest challenges to cardiovascular health. In this Comment article, we discuss the global burden of air pollution on cardiovascular health.

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R.V. is supported by grant 1R21HL140474. The content of this article is solely the responsibility of the authors and does not necessarily represent the official views of the National Institutes of Health.

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    • , Rajesh Vedanthan
    •  & Valentin Fuster

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