[Effects of air pollution on stillbirth rates in an industrial town]

Gig Sanit. 2000 Sep-Oct;(5):7-9.
[Article in Russian]


The impact of seasonal variations in ambient air pollution with some compounds (suspended matters, sulphur dioxide, carbon oxide, nitrogen dioxide) on stillbirth was studied. Changes in the concentration of the studied pollutants were found to affect stillbirth.

Publication types

  • Comparative Study
  • English Abstract

MeSH terms

  • Air Pollutants / analysis
  • Air Pollution / adverse effects*
  • Female
  • Fetal Death / epidemiology*
  • Fourier Analysis
  • Humans
  • Industry
  • Infant, Newborn
  • Male
  • Pregnancy
  • Russia / epidemiology
  • Urban Population*


  • Air Pollutants