Affiliation: University of Bergen
- Traffic density in area of residence is associated with health-related quality of life in women, the community-based Hordaland Health StudyHilde Gundersen
Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
Arch Environ Occup Health 68:153-60. 2013..Mental HRQoL was not associated with vehicle traffic density in the area of residence, neither for women nor for men. There is an association between high vehicle traffic density in residential area and reduced HRQoL in women...
- Low traffic and respiratory symptoms among smoking females: the hordaland health studyHilde Gundersen
a Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
Arch Environ Occup Health 67:189-98. 2012..There were no similar findings among men. In conclusion, even within areas with relatively low environmental air pollution, respiratory symptoms was related to traffic density among smoking females...
- Biomarker of chronic cadmium exposure in a population residing in the vicinity of a zinc producing plantMagne Bratveit
Department for Public Health and Primary Health Care, Occupational and Environmental Medicine, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
Sci Total Environ 409:4222-8. 2011..In spite of demonstrated industrial emissions of cadmium, the results do not indicate elevated cadmium exposure or kidney damage in the polluted area compared to the control area...