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Health Impacts of Exposure to PM10 on Inhabitants of Shiraz, Iran

Aezam Mohammadi 1 , Abooalfazl Azhdarpoor 2 , * , Abbas Shahsavani 3 and Hamidreza Tabatabaee 4
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1 Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
2 Department of Environmental Health, School of Health, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
3 Department of Environmental Health, School of Health, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
4 Department of Epidemiology, School of Health, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
Article information
  • Health Scope: November 1, 2015, 4 (4); e31015
  • Published Online: November 25, 2015
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: June 24, 2015
  • Revised: July 19, 2015
  • Accepted: August 2, 2015
  • DOI: 10.17795/jhealthscope-31015

To Cite: Mohammadi A, Azhdarpoor A, Shahsavani A, Tabatabaee H. Health Impacts of Exposure to PM10 on Inhabitants of Shiraz, Iran, Health Scope. 2015 ; 4(4):e31015. doi: 10.17795/jhealthscope-31015.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Materials and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
Acknowledgements
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