Biggest study of dangerously small particulate matter and cardiac arrest — ScienceDaily

There is an increased risk of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA) even from short-term exposure to low concentrations of fine particulate matter PM2.5, an international study has found, noting an association with gaseous pollutants such as those from coal burning/mining, bushfires and motor vehicles. The nationwide study of data from Japan, chosen for its superior monitoring, […]