• Self-reported exposure to traffic pollution in relation to daytime sleepiness and habitual snoring: a questionnaire study in seven North-European cities.

      Gislason, Thorarinn; Bertelsen, Randi J; Real, Francisco Gomez; Sigsgaard, Torben; Franklin, Karl A; Lindberg, Eva; Janson, Christer; Arnardottir, Erna Sif; Hellgren, Johan; Benediktsdottir, Bryndis; Forsberg, Bertil; Johannessen, Ane; 1Faculty of Medicine, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland; Department of Respiratory Medicine and Sleep, Landspitali - National University Hospital of Iceland, Iceland. 2Department of Occupational Medicine, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway; Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway. 3Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway. 4Department of Public Health, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark. 5Department of Surgical and Perioperative Sciences, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden. 6Department of Medical Sciences, Respiratory-, Allergy and Sleep Research, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden. 7Institute of Clinical Science, University of Gothenburg, Sweden; Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery, Sahlgrenska Academy, Gothenburg, Sweden. 8Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine/Occupational & Environmental Medicine, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden. 9Centre for International Health, Department of Global Public Health and Primary Care, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway (Elsevier Science, 2016-08)
      Little is known about associations between traffic exposure and sleep disturbances. We examined if self-reported exposure to traffic is associated with habitual snoring and daytime sleepiness in a general population.