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    • Ambient Air Pollution and Atherosclerosis: The Framingham Heart Study 

      Dorans, Kirsten Sandstrom (2016-04-25)
      This dissertation assesses the associations of residential proximity to a major roadway and residential ambient fine particulate matter exposure with artery calcification, a correlate of atherosclerosis, among Framingham ...
    • Short‐Term Exposure to Air Pollution and Biomarkers of Oxidative Stress: The Framingham Heart Study 

      Li, Wenyuan; Wilker, Elissa H.; Dorans, Kirsten S.; Rice, Mary B.; Schwartz, Joel; Coull, Brent A.; Koutrakis, Petros; Gold, Diane R.; Keaney, John F.; Lin, Honghuang; Vasan, Ramachandran S.; Benjamin, Emelia J.; Mittleman, Murray A. (John Wiley and Sons Inc., 2016)
      Background: Short‐term exposure to elevated air pollution has been associated with higher risk of acute cardiovascular diseases, with systemic oxidative stress induced by air pollution hypothesized as an important underlying ...