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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Markevych, Iana; Fuertes, Elaine; Tiesler, Carla M T; Birk, Matthias; Bauer, Carl-Peter; Koletzko, Sibylle; von Berg, Andrea; Berdel, Dietrich; Heinrich, Joachim 
Title:
Surrounding greenness and birth weight: results from the GINIplus and LISAplus birth cohorts in Munich. 
Abstract:
We investigated the association between surrounding greenness at the mother's residential address at the time of delivery and birth weight in two German birth cohorts and explored potential underlying hypotheses.Complete data on 3203 newborns, recruited in Munich between 1996 and 1999, were available. Surrounding greenness was defined using the mean of the Normalized Difference Vegetation Index, which was derived from Landsat 5TM satellite images.An interquartile increase of surrounding greennes...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Health Place 
Year:
2014 
Journal volume:
26 
Pages contribution:
39-46 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
1353-8292 
TUM Institution:
Kinderklinik und Poliklinik