JAMA Netw Open 2021 04 1;4(4):e217508. Epub 2021 Apr 1.
King's College London, Social, Genetic, and Developmental Psychiatry Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology, and Neuroscience, London, United Kingdom.
Importance: Air pollution exposure damages the brain, but its associations with the development of psychopathology are not fully characterized.
Objective: To assess whether air pollution exposure in childhood and adolescence is associated with greater psychopathology at 18 years of age.
Design, Setting, And Participants: The Environmental-Risk Longitudinal Twin Study is a population-based cohort study of 2232 children born from January 1, 1994, to December 4, 1995, across England and Wales and followed up to 18 years of age. Read More