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Add comment on:Birth Outcomes and Maternal Residential Proximity to Natural Gas Development in Colorado
Environmental Health Perspectives
Birth defects are a leading cause of neonatal mortality. Natural gas development (NGD) emits several potential teratogens and US production is expanding. We examined associations between maternal residential proximity to NGD and birth outcomes in a retrospective cohort study of 124,842 births between 1996 and 2009 in rural Colorado. (For full report see PDF)
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