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Journal of Environmental and Public Health
Volume 2015, Article ID 713540, 11 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/713540
Research Article

Residential Exposure to Urban Traffic Is Associated with Increased Carotid Intima-Media Thickness in Children

1Department of Public Health Sciences, College of Health Sciences, University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, TX 79968, USA
2Human Immunology, Nutrition and Disease Research Laboratory, College of Health Sciences, University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, TX 79968, USA
3Center for Health Research and Evaluation, College of Health Sciences, University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, TX 79968, USA
4Proyecto Prometeo, Secretaría de Educación Superior, Ciencia y Tecnología (SENESCYT), Quito, Ecuador
5Centro de Biomedicina, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Central del Ecuador, Quito, Ecuador
6Department of Internal Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
7Department of Civil Engineering, College of Engineering, University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, TX 79968, USA

Received 8 October 2014; Accepted 12 December 2014

Academic Editor: Evelyn O. Talbott

Copyright © 2015 Rodrigo X. Armijos et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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