Health impact assessment of air pollution in the eight major Italian cities
World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe. (2002). Health impact assessment of air pollution in the eight major Italian cities. Copenhagen : WHO Regional Office for Europe. http://www.who.int/iris/handle/10665/108547
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