Laura Perez

Summary

Affiliation: University of Basel
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Chronic burden of near-roadway traffic pollution in 10 European cities (APHEKOM network)
    Laura Perez
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland
    Eur Respir J 42:594-605. 2013
  2. pmc Global goods movement and the local burden of childhood asthma in southern California
    Laura Perez
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology CREAL, in Barcelona, Spain
    Am J Public Health 99:S622-8. 2009
  3. doi request reprint The Year of the Lung: outdoor air pollution and lung health
    Laura Perez
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Socinstrasse 57, 4002 Basel, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 140:w13129. 2010
  4. pmc Near-roadway pollution and childhood asthma: implications for developing "win-win" compact urban development and clean vehicle strategies
    Laura Perez
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland
    Environ Health Perspect 120:1619-26. 2012
  5. pmc Association between long-term exposure to traffic-related air pollution and subclinical atherosclerosis: the REGICOR study
    Marcela Rivera
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology CREAL, Barcelona, Spain
    Environ Health Perspect 121:223-30. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Investigating air pollution and atherosclerosis in humans: concepts and outlook
    Nino Kunzli
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland
    Prog Cardiovasc Dis 53:334-43. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Saharan dust, particulate matter and cause-specific mortality: a case-crossover study in Barcelona (Spain)
    Laura Perez
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland
    Environ Int 48:150-5. 2012

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. doi request reprint Chronic burden of near-roadway traffic pollution in 10 European cities (APHEKOM network)
    Laura Perez
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland
    Eur Respir J 42:594-605. 2013
    ..Similar patterns were found for coronary heart diseases in older adults. Pollutants along busy roads are responsible for a large and preventable share of chronic disease and related acute exacerbations in European urban areas. ..
  2. pmc Global goods movement and the local burden of childhood asthma in southern California
    Laura Perez
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology CREAL, in Barcelona, Spain
    Am J Public Health 99:S622-8. 2009
    ..As part of a community-based participatory research effort, we estimated the preventable burden of childhood asthma associated with air pollution in the southern California communities of Long Beach and Riverside...
  3. doi request reprint The Year of the Lung: outdoor air pollution and lung health
    Laura Perez
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Socinstrasse 57, 4002 Basel, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 140:w13129. 2010
    ..The identification of those at highest risk and of local effects of not yet regulated traffic-related pollutants remains a research priority...
  4. pmc Near-roadway pollution and childhood asthma: implications for developing "win-win" compact urban development and clean vehicle strategies
    Laura Perez
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland
    Environ Health Perspect 120:1619-26. 2012
    ..The emerging consensus that exposure to near-roadway traffic-related pollution causes asthma has implications for compact urban development policies designed to reduce driving and greenhouse gases...
  5. pmc Association between long-term exposure to traffic-related air pollution and subclinical atherosclerosis: the REGICOR study
    Marcela Rivera
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology CREAL, Barcelona, Spain
    Environ Health Perspect 121:223-30. 2013
    ..Epidemiological evidence of the effects of long-term exposure to air pollution on the chronic processes of atherogenesis is limited...
  6. doi request reprint Investigating air pollution and atherosclerosis in humans: concepts and outlook
    Nino Kunzli
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland
    Prog Cardiovasc Dis 53:334-43. 2011
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  7. doi request reprint Saharan dust, particulate matter and cause-specific mortality: a case-crossover study in Barcelona (Spain)
    Laura Perez
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland
    Environ Int 48:150-5. 2012
    ..This study investigates the association between different PM fractions and daily mortality during Saharan and non-Saharan days in Barcelona, Spain...