A novel approach for geographical risk mapping of morbidity and mortality rates: the case of Val D’Agri, Italy

Abstract While associations between exposure to air pollutants and increased morbidity and mortality are well established, few rigorous studies on this issue are available. The aim of the current study is to implement a new approach to the spatial analysis of mortality and morbidity, based on testin...

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Main Authors: Andrea Duggento, Nicola Toschi, Antonio Pietroiusti, Loredana Musmeci, Ersilia Buonomo, Stefania Moramarco, Francesca Lucaroni, Paolo Boffetta, Leonardo Palombi
Format: Article
Published: Nature Publishing Group 2019-07-01
Series:Scientific Reports
Online Access:https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-019-46479-z