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Impact of the 1998 Gobi Dust Event on Hospital Admissions in the Lower Fraser Valley, British Columbia

Bennett, Charmian; McKendry, I.G.; Kelly, S; Denike, K; Koch, T

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The adverse public health impacts of anthropogenically derived particulate matter have been well documented, with measurable increases in both morbidity and mortality rates associated with high particulate matter pollution events. Most current research has focussed on the health impacts of anthropogenically derived particulate matter, and there is a distinct scarcity of literature that examines the role of naturally derived particulate matter and adverse health impacts in the urban context....[Show more]

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Date published: 2006
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/50987
Source: Science of the Total Environment
DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2005.12.025

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