Environ Int 2022 May 17;165:107280. Epub 2022 May 17.
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Peking University, No. 38 Xueyuan Road, Haidian District, Beijing 100191, China; Center for Real-World Evidence Evaluation, Peking University Clinical Research Institute, No. 38 Xueyuan Road, Haidian District, Beijing 100191, China; Key Laboratory of Molecular Cardiovascular (Peking University), Ministry of Education, Beijing, China. Electronic address:
Background: Evidence for the association between long-term exposure to ozone (O) and cause-specific cardiovascular disease (CVD) mortality is inconclusive, and this association has rarely been evaluated at high O concentrations.
Objectives: We aim to evaluate the associations between long-term O exposure and cause-specific CVD mortality in a Chinese population.
Methods: From 2009 to 2018, 744,882 subjects (median follow-up of 7. Read More