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Long-term exposure to air pollution and asthma hospitalisations in older adults: a cohort study
  1. Zorana Jovanovic Andersen1,
  2. Klaus Bønnelykke2,
  3. Martin Hvidberg3,
  4. Steen S Jensen3,
  5. Matthias Ketzel3,
  6. Steffen Loft4,
  7. Mette Sørensen1,
  8. Anne Tjønneland1,
  9. Kim Overvad5,6,
  10. Ole Raaschou-Nielsen1
  1. 1Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
  2. 2Copenhagen Prospective Studies on Asthma in Childhood, Health Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen University Hospital, Gentofte, Copenhagen, Denmark
  3. 3National Environmental Research Institute, Aarhus University, Roskilde, Denmark
  4. 4Department of Environmental Health, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
  5. 5School of Public Health, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark
  6. 6Centre for Cardiovascular Research, Aalborg Hospital, Aarhus University Hospital, Aalborg, Denmark
  1. Correspondence to Dr Zorana J Andersen, Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, Copenhagen 2100, Denmark; zorana{at}cancer.dk

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  • See Editorial, p 2

  • Funding The study was funded by the Danish Research Council and Danish Cancer Society.

  • Competing interests None.

  • Patient consent Obtained.

  • Ethics approval Relevant Danish ethical committees and data protection agencies approved the study.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

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Footnotes

  • See Editorial, p 2

  • Funding The study was funded by the Danish Research Council and Danish Cancer Society.

  • Competing interests None.

  • Patient consent Obtained.

  • Ethics approval Relevant Danish ethical committees and data protection agencies approved the study.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

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