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1. Kioumourtzoglou MA, et al. (2013). Aerosol Research and Inhalation Epidemiology Study (ARIES) Results suggest that week-long exposures to traffic-related, primary organic species are associated with increased rate of total and cause-specific cardiovascular disease emergency hospital admissions. 9-fluorenone | acenaphthylene | benzo(b)fluoranthene | benzo(e)pyrene | benzo(k)fluoranthene | chrysene | Cyclohexane | cyclopenta(c,d)pyrene | docosane | dotriacontane | fluoranthene | hentriacontane | n-heneicosane | nonacosane | n-pentacosane | n-tricosane | octacosane | Particulate Matter | phenanthrene | pyrene | retene | Soot | tetracosane | tritriacontane Subjects with disease:Cardiovascular Diseases | Subjects with disease:Coronary Disease | Subjects with disease:Myocardial Infarction | Subjects with disease:Pulmonary Disease, Chronic Obstructive United States air 9-fluorenone | acenaphthylene | benzo(b)fluoranthene | benzo(e)pyrene | benzo(k)fluoranthene | chrysene | Cyclohexane | cyclopenta(c,d)pyrene | docosane | dotriacontane | fluoranthene | hentriacontane | n-heneicosane | nonacosane | n-pentacosane | n-tricosane | octacosane | phenanthrene | pyrene | retene | Soot | tetracosane | tritriacontane Details Cardiovascular Diseases | Coronary Disease | Myocardial Infarction | Pulmonary Disease, Chronic Obstructive
2. Kim JS, et al. (2003). We conclude that exposure to Agent Orange is associated with various health impacts in Korean Vietnam veterans. Agent Orange Veterans Vietnam Details Diabetes Mellitus | Eczema | Heart Valve Diseases | Hypertension | Myocardial Ischemia | Peripheral Nervous System Diseases | Radiculopathy | Retinal Diseases
3. Hansen AB, et al. (2016). Danish Nurse Cohort We examined the association between long-term exposure to particulate matter (PM2.5) and diabetes incidence; non-smokers, obese subjects, and cardiovascular disease patients may be most susceptible to development of diabetes related to air pollution. disease | tobacco Air Pollutants Subjects with disease:Diabetes Mellitus | Subjects with disease:Myocardial Infarction | Subjects with disease:Obesity | Study subjects Denmark air, ambient Nitrogen Dioxide | Nitrogen Oxides | Particulate Matter Details Diabetes Mellitus
4. Lin H, et al. (2017). Hourly peak concentration may capture health effects of ambient fine particulate matter pollution (PM2.5) better than daily averages; significant associations were found between hourly peak PM2.5 concentrations and cardiovascular mortality, particularly from ischemic heart diseases and cerebrovascular diseases. Air Pollutants Study subjects China air, ambient Nitrogen Dioxide | Ozone | Particulate Matter | Sulfur Dioxide Details Cardiovascular Diseases | Cerebrovascular Disorders | Death | Myocardial Ischemia
5. Wittkopp S, et al. (2016). Cardiovascular Health and Air Pollution Study We report novel associations of gene expression changes with traffic-related air pollution exposures in a Los Angeles cohort of elderly subjects with coronary artery disease in this exploratory panel study analysis. Air Pollutants | Carbon | Carbon Monoxide | hopane | Nitrogen Dioxide | Nitrogen Oxides | Organic Chemicals | Ozone | Particulate Matter | Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons | Soot Subjects with disease:Coronary Artery Disease United States air | blood Carbon | Carbon Monoxide | CYP1B1 | HMOX1 | hopane | IL1B | NFE2L2 | Nitrogen Dioxide | Nitrogen Oxides | NQO1 | Organic Chemicals | Ozone | Particulate Matter | Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons | SELP | SOD2 | Soot Details gene expression
6. Brüske I, et al. (2011). Air Pollution and Inflammatory Response in Myocardial Infarction Survivors: Gene-Environment Interaction in a High Risk Group (AIRGENE) These preliminary findings should be replicated in other study populations because they suggest that the accumulation of acute and subacute effects or the chronic exposure to ambient particulate and gaseous air pollution may result in the promotion of atherosclerosis, mediated, at least in part, by increased levels of lipoprotein-associated phospholipase A2. Air Pollutants | Carbon Monoxide | Nitric Oxide | Nitrogen Dioxide | Ozone | Particulate Matter | Sulfur Dioxide Subjects with disease:Myocardial Infarction Germany air, ambient | plasma Carbon Monoxide | Nitric Oxide | Nitrogen Dioxide | Ozone | Particulate Matter | PLA2G7 | Sulfur Dioxide Details Atherosclerosis
7. Ljungman P, et al. (2009). Air Pollution and Inflammatory Response in Myocardial Infarction Survivors: Gene-Environment Interaction in a High Risk Group (AIRGENE) We found the interleukin-6 response to air pollution is modified by genetic polymorphisms in IL6 and FGB genes, suggesting the effect of gaseous traffic-related air pollution on inflammation may be stronger in genetic subpopulations with ischemic heart disease. disease | genetics Air Pollutants | Carbon Monoxide | Vehicle Emissions Subjects with gene influence:FGB | Subjects with gene influence:IL6 | Subjects with disease:Myocardial Infarction Finland|Germany|
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air, ambient | plasma Carbon Monoxide | IL6 | Nitrogen Dioxide | Particulate Matter Details positive regulation of interleukin-6 production
8. Delfino RJ, et al. (2010). Traffic emission sources of organic chemicals represented by polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons are associated with increased systemic inflammation and explain associations with quasi-ultrafine particle mass. Air Pollutants | hopane | Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons | Vehicle Emissions Subjects with disease:Coronary Artery Disease United States air, outdoor | plasma Alkanes | Chromium | Copper | hopane | IL6 | Iron | Manganese | Nickel | Particulate Matter | Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons | TNFRSF1B | Vanadium | Zinc Details
9. Levinsson A, et al. (2014). INTERGENE/ADONIX Air pollution exposure entails an increased risk of acute myocardial infarction, and this risk differed over genotype strata for variants in the GSTP1, GSTT1 and GSTCD genes, albeit not statistically-significantly. genetics Air Pollutants | Nitrogen Dioxide Subjects with gene influence:GSTP1 | Controls for disease:Myocardial Infarction | Subjects with disease:Myocardial Infarction | Study subjects Sweden Nitrogen Dioxide Details Hypertension | Myocardial Infarction
10. Hankey S, et al. (2012). Between-neighborhood differences in estimated ischemic heart disease mortality from air pollution were comparable in magnitude, suggesting that population health benefits from increased physical activity in high-walkability neighborhoods may be offset by adverse effects of air pollution exposure. physical activity Air Pollutants | Nitrogen Oxides | Ozone | Particulate Matter Study subjects United States air Nitrogen Dioxide | Nitrogen Oxides | Ozone | Particulate Matter Details Myocardial Ischemia
11. Evans KA, et al. (2017). We estimated the relative odds of ST-elevation myocardial infarctions associated with various air pollutants; we did not observe increased odds associated with increased wood smoke or soot, but we did observe increased odds associated with particulate matter (PM2.5), ozone, and carbon monoxide, and effects may differ by season. Air Pollutants | Vehicle Emissions Subjects with disease:ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction United States air, ambient Carbon Monoxide | Nitrogen Dioxide | Ozone | Particulate Matter | Smoke | Soot | Sulfur Dioxide Details ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction
12. Yuan Y, et al. (2017). Dongfeng-Tongji (DFTJ) Cohort Our study suggested that incident coronary heart disease was positively associated with plasma levels of titanium and arsenic, and inversely associated with selenium. Aluminum | Antimony | Arsenic | Barium | Cadmium | Chromium | Cobalt | Copper | Iron | Lead | Manganese | Molybdenum | Nickel | Rubidium | Selenium | Strontium | Thallium | Titanium | Vanadium | Zinc Controls for disease:Coronary Disease | Subjects with disease:Coronary Disease | Study subjects | Workers China plasma Aluminum | Antimony | Arsenic | Barium | Cadmium | Chromium | Cobalt | Copper | Iron | Lead | Manganese | Molybdenum | Nickel | Rubidium | Selenium | Strontium | Thallium | Titanium | Vanadium | Zinc Details Coronary Disease
13. Wichmann J, et al. (2014). In the cold period, locally generated particulate matter and days with limited local dispersion affected acute myocardial infarction hospitalizations, indicating importance of local emissions from e.g. traffic. Ammonium Compounds | Nitrates | Particulate Matter | Soot | Sulfates Subjects with disease:Myocardial Infarction Sweden air Ammonium Compounds | Nitrates | Particulate Matter | Soot | Sulfates Details Myocardial Infarction
14. Tseng CH, et al. (2003). It is concluded that ischemic heart disease in the arseniasis-hyperendemic villages in Taiwan was associated with long-term arsenic exposure. Arsenic Study subjects Taiwan, Province of China Arsenic Details Myocardial Ischemia
15. Yuan Y, et al. (2007). We conclude that the major impact of arsenic in drinking water on circulatory disease involves acute myocardial infarction and that, in the initial years, it is the main cause of death from arsenic in drinking water, superseded in later years by excess mortality from lung and bladder cancer. Arsenic Study subjects Chile water Arsenic Details Lung Neoplasms | Myocardial Infarction | Urinary Bladder Neoplasms
16. Wade TJ, et al. (2009). This is the first study to document increased arsenic-associated mortality in the Bayingnormen Inner Mongolia region of China. Arsenic Study subjects China water Arsenic Details Coronary Disease | Death | Neoplasms
17. Wang CH, et al. (2010). QT dispersion may be indicated as an early biomarker for atherosclerotic diseases and a significant and strong predictor of cardiovascular mortality in populations with chronic arsenic exposure. Arsenic Study subjects Taiwan, Province of China Details Carotid Artery Diseases | Coronary Artery Disease | regulation of ventricular cardiac muscle cell membrane repolarization
18. Chen Y, et al. (2011). Exposure to arsenic in drinking water is adversely associated with mortality from heart disease, especially among smokers. tobacco Arsenic Study subjects Bangladesh urine | water, drinking Details Cardiovascular Diseases | Death | Myocardial Ischemia
19. Moon KA, et al. (2013). Strong Heart Study (SHS) Low to moderate chronic arsenic exposure, as measured in urine, was prospectively associated with cardiovascular disease incidence and mortality. Arsenic Study subjects United States urine Arsenic Details Cardiovascular Diseases | Coronary Disease | Death | Stroke
20. James KA, et al. (2015). San Luis Valley Diabetes Study (SLVDS) We observed an association between coronary heart disease risk and inorganic arsenic exposure in a chronic low-level arsenic area in the southwestern United States. sex Arsenic Controls for disease:Coronary Disease | Subjects with disease:Coronary Disease | Study subjects United States urine | water, drinking Arsenic Details Coronary Disease
21. D'Ippoliti D, et al. (2015). Results provide new evidence for risk assessment of low-medium concentrations of arsenic and contribute to the ongoing debate about the threshold-dose of effect, suggesting that even concentrations below 10 micrograms per liter carry a mortality risk. sex Arsenic Study subjects Italy Arsenic Details Death | Diabetes Mellitus | Lung Neoplasms | Myocardial Infarction | Peripheral Arterial Disease | Pulmonary Disease, Chronic Obstructive
22. Chen CJ, et al. (1996). In this study, we observed a significantly increased ischemic heart disease (ISHD) mortality among residents in the blackfoot disease (BFD)-endemic area, a significantly higher ISHD mortality for BFD patients than for age-, sex-, and residence-matched control subjects, and a dose-response relation between ISHD mortality and long-term exposure to ingested inorganic arsenic. age | disease Arsenic Controls for disease:Peripheral Vascular Diseases | Subjects with disease:Peripheral Vascular Diseases | Study subjects Taiwan, Province of China water, drinking Arsenic Details Death | Myocardial Ischemia
23. Thurston GD, et al. (2016). American Cancer Society Cancer Prevention Study II (ACS CPS-II) Long-term fine particulate matter (PM2.5) exposures from fossil fuel combustion, especially coal burning but also from diesel traffic, were associated with increases in ischemic heart disease mortality in this nationwide population. Arsenic | Carbon | Chlorine | Iron | Lead | Manganese | Particulate Matter | Potassium | Selenium | Silicon | Soot | Sulfur Study subjects United States air, ambient | soil Arsenic | Calcium | Carbon | Chlorine | Iron | Lead | Manganese | Nickel | Particulate Matter | Potassium | Selenium | Silicon | Sodium | Soot | Sulfur | Vanadium | Zinc Details Death | Myocardial Ischemia
24. Melzer D, et al. (2012). European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC) Associations between higher bisphenol A exposure (reflected in higher urinary concentrations) and incident coronary artery disease during >10 years of follow-up showed trends similar to previously reported cross-sectional findings in the more highly exposed NHANES respondents. bisphenol A Controls for disease:Coronary Artery Disease | Subjects with disease:Coronary Artery Disease | Study subjects United Kingdom urine bisphenol A Details Coronary Artery Disease
25. Melzer D, et al. (2010). National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) Higher Bisphenol A (BPA) exposure, reflected in higher urinary concentrations of BPA, is consistently associated with reported heart disease in the general adult population of the USA. bisphenol A Study subjects United States urine bisphenol A Details Angina Pectoris | Coronary Disease | Diabetes Mellitus | Myocardial Infarction | alkaline phosphatase activity | lactate dehydrogenase activity
26. Barregard L, et al. (2016). Malmo Diet and Cancer Study Blood cadmium in the highest quartile was associated with incident cardiovascular disease and mortality in our population-based samples of Swedish adults. tobacco Cadmium Study subjects Sweden blood Cadmium Details Cardiovascular Diseases | Myocardial Ischemia | Stroke
27. Everett CJ, et al. (2008). National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) Our results indicate a possible role for cadmium in coronary heart disease. sex Cadmium Study subjects United States urine Cadmium Details Myocardial Infarction
28. Hecht EM, et al. (2016). National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) These descriptive data from a nationally representative sample suggest that cadmium is related to cardiovascular outcomes even after adjustment for smoking status. Cadmium Study subjects United States blood | urine Cadmium Details Myocardial Infarction | Stroke
29. Asgary S, et al. (2017). The present results showed that serum levels of heavy metals are associated with the presence of coronary artery disease. Long-term exposure to trace levels of Lead, Cadmium and Mercury may play a role in the development of coronary atherosclerotic plaques. Cadmium | Lead | Mercury Controls for disease:Coronary Artery Disease | Subjects with disease:Coronary Artery Disease | Study subjects Iran, Islamic Republic of serum Cadmium | Lead | Mercury Details Coronary Artery Disease
30. Dayton SB, et al. (2010). Agricultural Health Study (AHS) We investigated the relationship between agricultural pesticide use and the incidence of myocardial infarction among women in the Agricultural Health Study. Carbofuran | Chlorpyrifos | Coumaphos | metalaxyl | pendimethalin | Trifluralin Study subjects | Workers United States Details Agricultural Workers' Diseases | Myocardial Infarction
31. Wittkopp S, et al. (2013). Our results suggest that, in a small cohort of elderly adults with coronary artery disease, mitochondrial haplogroup U may have lower susceptibility to adverse effects of traffic-related air pollution compared to haplogroup H. genetics Carbon | Carbon Monoxide | hopane | Nitrogen Oxides | Organic Chemicals | Ozone | Particulate Matter | Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons | Soot Subjects with disease:Coronary Artery Disease United States air Carbon | Carbon Monoxide | hopane | Nitrogen Oxides | Organic Chemicals | Ozone | Particulate Matter | Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons | Soot Details inflammatory response
32. Kim SY, et al. (2015). Denver Aerosol Sources and Health (DASH) Study Particulate Matter (2.5) components possibly from combustion-related sources are more strongly associated with daily mortality than are secondary inorganic aerosols. Carbon | Carbon Monoxide | Nitrates | Nitrogen Dioxide | Ozone | Particulate Matter | Soot | Sulfates | Sulfur Dioxide Study subjects United States air Carbon | Carbon Monoxide | Nitrates | Nitrogen Dioxide | Ozone | Particulate Matter | Soot | Sulfates | Sulfur Dioxide Details Death | Myocardial Ischemia | Neoplasms
33. Ostro B, et al. (2015). California Teachers Study Our analysis of long-term exposure to the mass and constituents of Particulate Matter (2.5) and ultrafine particles revealed several statistically significant associations with all-cause, cardiovascular, and ischemic heart disease mortality. Carbon | Copper | Iron | Manganese | Nitrates | Organic Chemicals | Particulate Matter Study subjects United States air Carbon | Copper | Iron | Manganese | Nitrates | Organic Chemicals | Particulate Matter Details Cardiovascular Diseases | Death | Myocardial Ischemia
34. Suh HH, et al. (2010). Results indicate decreased vagal tone in response to traffic pollutants, which can best be detected with precise personal exposure measures. Carbon | Nitrogen Dioxide | Ozone | Particulate Matter | Sulfates Subjects with disease:Myocardial Infarction | Subjects with disease:Pulmonary Disease, Chronic Obstructive | Study subjects United States air Carbon | Nitrogen Dioxide | Ozone | Particulate Matter | Sulfates Details heart contraction
35. Ghosh R, et al. (2016). We investigated the coronary heart disease burden from near-roadway air pollution and compared it with the particulate matter <= 2.5 microns burden in the California South Coast Air Basin for 2008 and under a compact urban growth greenhouse gas reduction scenario for 2035. Carbon | Particulate Matter Study subjects United States Carbon | Particulate Matter Details Coronary Disease | Death
36. Carreón T, et al. (2014). This study found evidence for excess hepatobiliary cancer mortality among workers exposed to vinyl chloride in a chemical manufacturing plant, as well as a trend with 20-year lagged duration of exposure. Carbon Disulfide | Vinyl Chloride Workers United States Details Coronary Artery Disease | Death | Liver Neoplasms
37. Berglind N, et al. (2010). Swedish Onset study This study provides no support that moderately elevated air pollution levels trigger first-time myocardial infarction. Carbon Monoxide | Nitrogen Dioxide | Ozone | Particulate Matter Subjects with disease:Myocardial Infarction Sweden air Carbon Monoxide | Nitrogen Dioxide | Ozone | Particulate Matter Details Myocardial Infarction
38. Koken PJ, et al. (2003). In summary, the results of this study in Denver suggest that ozone increases the risk of hospitalization for acute myocardial infarction, coronary atherosclerosis, and pulmonary heart disease. Sulfur dioxide appears to be related to increased hospital stays for cardiac dysrhythmias, and carbon monoxide is significantly associated with congestive heart failure hospitalization. sex Carbon Monoxide | Nitrogen Dioxide | Ozone | Particulate Matter | Sulfur Dioxide Study subjects United States air Carbon Monoxide | Nitrogen Dioxide | Ozone | Sulfur Dioxide Details Arrhythmias, Cardiac | Atherosclerosis | Heart Failure | Myocardial Infarction | Pulmonary Heart Disease
39. Kim C, et al. (2016). Shanghai Women's Health Study (SWHS) Evidence from this study suggests that past use of coal among women in Shanghai is associated with excess all-cause mortality and from cardiovascular diseases in particular. Coal Study subjects China Details Cardiovascular Diseases | Death | Myocardial Infarction | Neoplasms
40. Gensburg LJ, et al. (2009). The aim of this study was to describe the mortality experience of the former Love Canal residents from the years 1979-1996. Hazardous Waste Study subjects United States Details Myocardial Infarction
41. Finnbjornsdottir RG, et al. (2013). These findings suggest that Nitrogen Dioxide and Ozone ambient air concentrations may adversely affect cardiovascular health, as measured by the dispensing of glyceryl trinitrates for angina pectoris. Hydrogen Sulfide | Nitrogen Dioxide | Ozone | Particulate Matter Subjects with disease:Angina Pectoris | Study subjects Iceland air Hydrogen Sulfide | Nitrogen Dioxide | Ozone | Particulate Matter Details Angina Pectoris
42. Dulskiene V. (2003). The aim of the study was to assess the effect of exposure to ambient lead and other environmental factors on first myocardial infarction incidence. tobacco Lead Subjects with disease:Myocardial Infarction Lithuania Lead Details Myocardial Infarction
43. Khalil N, et al. (2009). Study of Osteoporotic Fractures (SOF) Women with blood lead concentrations of > or = 8 microg/dL (0.384 micromol/L), experienced increased mortality, in particular from coronary heart disease as compared to those with lower blood lead concentrations. age | tobacco Lead Study subjects United States blood Lead Details Coronary Disease | Death
44. Gan WQ, et al. (2011). This large, population-based cohort study demonstrated that long-term exposure to higher concentrations of black carbon was associated with an increased risk of coronary heart disease hospitalization and mortality in an exposure-response fashion. Nitric Oxide | Nitrogen Dioxide | Particulate Matter | Soot Study subjects Canada air Nitric Oxide | Nitrogen Dioxide | Particulate Matter | Soot Details Coronary Disease
45. Tonne C, et al. (2009). Worcester Heart Attack Study These results provide some support for an association between long-term exposure to traffic particles and risk of acute myocardial infarction. Nitrogen Dioxide | Particulate Matter | Vehicle Emissions Study subjects United States air Nitrogen Dioxide | Particulate Matter | Vehicle Emissions Details Myocardial Infarction
46. Hoffmann B, et al. (2009). German Heinz Nixdorf Recall Study Our study indicates that long-term residential exposure to high levels of Particulate Matter (2.5) is associated with systemic inflammatory markers in men. sex Ozone | Particulate Matter Controls for disease:Coronary Disease | Subjects with disease:Coronary Disease | Controls for disease:Diabetes Mellitus | Subjects with disease:Diabetes Mellitus | Study subjects Germany air CRP | Ozone | Particulate Matter Details Atherosclerosis | Inflammation
47. Chen LH, et al. (2005). Adventist Health Study on the Health Effects of Smog (AHSMOG) In summary, in this study we found an elevated risk of fatal coronary heart disease associated with ambient levels of particulate matter (PM)10, PM10-2.5, and PM2.5 in females but not in males. Ozone | Particulate Matter Study subjects United States Details Coronary Disease
48. Claeys MJ, et al. (2015). In a global environmental model, low temperature is the most important environmental trigger for ST-elevation myocardial infarction, whereas air pollution and influenza epidemics only seem to have a modest effect. disease Ozone | Particulate Matter | Smoke Subjects with disease:Myocardial Infarction Belgium air Ozone | Particulate Matter | Smoke Details Myocardial Infarction
49. Zanobetti A, et al. (2005). We conclude that increased concentrations of ambient PM10 are associated with increased risk of MI among the elderly. Particulate Matter Subjects with disease:Myocardial Infarction United States air Particulate Matter Details Myocardial Infarction
50. Sergeev AV, et al. (2005). Although the cross-sectional design of the study prevents definite conclusions on causal inference, the results indirectly support the hypothesis that living near a persistent organic pollutants-contaminated site constitutes a risk of exposure and of development of coronary heart disease and acute myocardial infarction. Particulate Matter Study subjects United States Particulate Matter Details Myocardial Infarction
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