Elevated blood pressure and household solid fuel use in premenopausal women: Analysis of 12 Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS) from 10 countries.

Citation data:

Environmental research, ISSN: 1096-0953, Vol: 160, Page: 499-505

Publication Year:
2018
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PMID:
29107891
DOI:
10.1016/j.envres.2017.10.026
Author(s):
Arku, Raphael E; Ezzati, Majid; Baumgartner, Jill; Fink, G√ľnther; Zhou, Bin; Hystad, Perry; Brauer, Michael
Publisher(s):
Elsevier BV
Tags:
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology; Environmental Science
article description
Approximately three billion people are exposed to household air pollution (HAP) from solid fuel cookstoves. Studies from single settings have linked HAP with elevated blood pressure (BP), but no evidence exists from multi-country analyses.