OSTEOPOROSIS INTERNATIONAL, vol.21, no.10, pp.1751-1760, 2010 (SCI-Expanded)
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Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
Air pollution, Bone mineral density, Epidemiology, Forearm fracture, Population study, SXA, MINERAL DENSITY, POSTMENOPAUSAL WOMEN, LONG-TERM, OSTEOPOROSIS RISK, CADMIUM EXPOSURE, OXIDATIVE STRESS, NITROGEN-DIOXIDE, HIP FRACTURE, MORTALITY, URBAN
Istanbul University Affiliated:
Air pollution is associated with several adverse health outcomes and increased mortality. In the Oslo Health Study, an association between long-term outdoor air pollution exposure and bone health was suggested in men aged 75/76 years, but not in younger men or in women.