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Short-term exposure to ambient air pollution and individual emergency department visits for COVID-19: a case-crossover study in Canada

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  • Eric Lavigne Air Sectors Assessment and Exposure Science Division, Health Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, CanadaSchool of Epidemiology & Public Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Niilo Ryti Center for Environmental and Respiratory Health Research (CERH), University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Antonio Gasparrini Department of Public Health Environments and Society, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London, UKCentre for Statistical Methodology, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London, UKCentre on Climate Change and Planetary Health, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Francesco Sera Department of Statistics, Computer Science and Applications "G. Parenti", University of Florence, Florence, Italy PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Scott Weichenthal Air Sectors Assessment and Exposure Science Division, Health Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, CanadaDepartment of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health, McGill University Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Hong Chen Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, CanadaEnvironmental Health Science and Research Bureau, Health Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, CanadaPublic Health Ontario, Toronto, Ontario, CanadaInstitute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ontario, Canada PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Teresa To Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, CanadaInstitute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ontario, CanadaChild Health Evaluative Sciences, The Hospital For Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Greg J Evans Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Liu Sun Air Sectors Assessment and Exposure Science Division, Health Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Aman Dheri Air Sectors Assessment and Exposure Science Division, Health Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Lionnel Lemogo Environment and Climate Change Canada Montreal Office, Montreal, Ontario, Canada PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Serge Olivier Kotchi National Microbiology Laboratory, Public Health Agency of Canada, Saint-Hyacinthe, Ontario, Canada PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Dave Stieb School of Epidemiology & Public Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, CanadaEnvironmental Health Science and Research Bureau, Health Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  1. Correspondence to Dr Eric Lavigne, Health Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada; eric.lavigne{at}hc-sc.gc.ca
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Lavigne E, Ryti N, Gasparrini A, et al
Short-term exposure to ambient air pollution and individual emergency department visits for COVID-19: a case-crossover study in Canada

Publication history

  • Received June 22, 2021
  • Accepted March 9, 2022
  • First published March 31, 2022.
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