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Cardiovascular effects of inhaled ultrafine and nanosized particles / edited by Flemming R. Cassee, Nicholas L. Mills, David Newby.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Hoboken, N.J. : John Wiley, c2011.
Description:
xviii, 585 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Overview -- Acute effects of particulate matter on the risk of myocardial infarction -- Chronic effects of air pollution on cardiovascular health -- Particle characterization -- Exposure assessment for ambient ultrafine particles -- From exposure to dose -- Translocation of inhaled nanoparticles -- Role of chemical composition in determining the cardiovascular effects of particles -- In vitro studies -- Experimental studies in animals -- Human exposure studies -- Panel studies -- Particulates and oxidative stress -- Role of inflammation in the atherogenic effects of particulate matter -- Inhaled particles, postprandial lipids, and their possible contribution to atherogenesis : the Trojan horse hypothesis -- Inhaled particulate matter and atherosclerosis in humans -- Effects of nanoparticulates on the pulmonary vasculature -- Particulate matter, hypertension, and the metabolic syndrome -- Particles and the vascular endothelium -- Particles, coagulation, and thrombosis -- Particles and the pathogenesis of atherothrombosis -- Particles and the autonomic nervous system -- Air pollution and cardiac arrhythmia -- Risk assessment -- Environmental regulation of particulate matter -- From ambient ultrafine particles to nanotechnology and nanotoxicology.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9780470433539 (cloth)
  • 0470433531 (cloth)
LCCN:
2010019508
OCLC:
632070275
Related name:
RCP:
C - S