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Wind Turbines and Adverse Health Effects: A Second Opinion

May, Murray PhD; McMurtry, Robert Y. CM, MD, FRCS(C), FACS

Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine: October 2015 - Volume 57 - Issue 10 - p e130–e132
doi: 10.1097/JOM.0000000000000447
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

School of Physical, Environmental and Mathematical Sciences, UNSW Canberra, Canberra, Australia.

Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, Western University, London, Canada

Address correspondence to: Murray May, PhD, Visiting Fellow in Geography, School of Physical, Environmental and Mathematical Sciences, UNSW Canberra, Northcott Dr, Campbell ACT 2612, Australia (murraym@webone.com.au).

The submitted work is the authors’ own work, and neither author received financial support or payment to support it, including any financial support outside the submitted work. That is, there is no conflict of interest in a financial, consultant, or institutional sense. One author (Dr McMurtry) states in his copyright transfer form that he has been an expert witness for those concerned about adverse health effects occurring in the environs of industrial wind turbines. He has also published peer-reviewed articles regarding the diagnostic criteria for such adverse health effects.

The authors declare no conflicts of interest.

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