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- Furlong, Melissa A.; Klimentidis, Yann C.
- Environmental research 2020 v.185 pp. 109364
- adiposity; air pollution; body mass index; cohort studies; females; genetic predisposition to disease; land use; nitrogen dioxide; obesity; particulates; pollutants; regression analysis; traffic; waist-to-hip ratio; United Kingdom
- ... Air pollution has consistently been associated with cardiometabolic outcomes, although associations with obesity have only been recently reported. Studies of air pollution and adiposity have mostly relied on body mass index (BMI) rather than body fat percentage (BF%), and most have not accounted for noise as a possible confounder. Additionally, it is unknown whether genetic predisposition for obes ...
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