HEAPSS

AcronymDefinition
HEAPSSHealth Effects of Air Pollution on Susceptible Subpopulations
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Aalto et al., "Associations of traffic related air pollutants with hospitalisation for first acute myocardial infarction: the HEAPSS study," Occupational and Environmental Medicine, vol.
She presented new findings from the Health Effects of Air Pollution on Susceptible Subpopulations (HEAPSS) traditional air pollutants substudy, a large epidemiologic study funded by the European Union.
The key finding in HEAPSS was that the study hypothesis was borne out: Days on which there were high levels of the air pollutants were associated with a significantly increased cardiac hospitalization rate that day or the next, said Dr.