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Neurodevelopmental deceleration by urban fine particles from different emission sources: a longitudinal observational study

Traffic was the only source of fine particles associated with a reduction in cognitive development. Reducing air pollution from traffic at primary schools may result in beneficial effects on cognition.

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Basagana, X., Esnaola, M., Rivas, I., Amato, F., Alvarez-Pedrerol, M., Forns Guzman, J., ... Sunyer, J. (2016). Neurodevelopmental deceleration by urban fine particles from different emission sources: a longitudinal observational study. Environmental Health Perspectives, 124, 1630–1636. DOI: 10.1289/EHP209

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