This thesis aimed to fill some of the existing gaps in knowledge regarding the associations between fetal and childhood exposure to various air pollutants ubiquitous in urban areas, with neurological and neuropsychological alterations in children. Our results reinforced the notion that exposure to air pollution in the early years of life is harmful for children’s neurodevelopment.

luchtverontreiniging, luchtvervuiling, hersenontwikkeling, epidemiologie, pediatrische bevolking, MRI, volksgezondheid
H.W. Tiemeier (Henning) , M. Guxens Junyent (Mònica)
Erasmus University Rotterdam
For copyright reasons there is a partial embargo for this dissertation
Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology

Lubczyńska, M.J. (2020, February 18). Down The Road: air pollution exposure, and child's neuropsychological and neurobiological development. Erasmus University Rotterdam. Retrieved from