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DEARS Select Preliminary Findings (Presentations and Abstracts)

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DEARS Study Design and Overview (PDF) (26pp, 841K)

DEARS Particulate Matter Results (PDF) (15pp, 794K)

DEARS PM Gaseous Co-pollutant Findings (PDF) (25pp, 1MB)

Preliminary DEARS VOCs Results (PDF) (22pp, 829K)

Initial DEARS Near-Road Mobile Source Findings (PDF) (14pp, 566K)

Preliminary Ambient Source Apportionment Findings (PDF) (26pp, 1MB)


The importance of DEARS and similar studies

The role of source apportionment in the DEARS

The use of passive dosimeters in the DEARS

Spatial and temporal investigations of Volatile Organic Compounds in the DEARS

Linking the DEARS and the Detroit Cardiovascular Health Study

The effect of near-road influences in the DEARS

Use of nephelometers to investigate variations in personal exposures to particulate matter

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