November 2020, Volume 70, Issue 11

Editorial

Air pollution and Non Communicable Diseases

Zafar Fatmi  , Shafaq Mahmood  , Zainab Samad  , Mohammad Wasay

Environmental factors contribute to 12.6 million deaths globally, accounting for 23% of global burden of disease. Majority of these deaths occur in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) of Asia and Africa. Incidentally, 8.2 million of these deaths are due to non-communicable diseases (NCDs).

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