Articles scientifiques


Gao F, Kihal W, Le Meur N, Souris M, Deguen S.
Assessment of the spatial accessibility to health professionals at French census block level.
Int J Equity Health. 2016 Aug 2;15(1):125. doi: 10.1186/s12939-016-0411-z.

Padilla CM, Kihal-Talantikit W, Perez S, Deguen S.
Use of geographic indicators of healthcare, environment and socioeconomic factors to characterize environmental health disparities.
Environ Health. 2016 Jul 22;15(1):79. doi: 10.1186/s12940-016-0163-7.


Kihal W, Padilla C, Deguen S.
The need for, and value of, a spatial scan statistical tool for tackling social health inequalities.
Glob Health Promot. 2016 Jul 19. pii: 1757975916656358. [Epub ahead of print]


Padilla CM, Kihal-Talantikit W, Vieira VM, Deguen S.
City-Specific Spatiotemporal Infant and Neonatal Mortality Clusters: Links with Socioeconomic and Air Pollution Spatial Patterns in France.
Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2016 Jun 22;13(6). pii: E624. doi: 10.3390/ijerph13060624.


Kihal-Talantikite W,Padilla CM, Zmirou-Navier Denis, Blanchard O, Le Nir G, Quenel P, Deguen S.
A Conceptual Framework for the Assessment of Cumulative Exposure to Air Pollution at a Fine Spatial Scale.
Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2016 Mar 15;13(3).

Kihal-Talantikite W, Vigneau C, Deguen S, Siebert M, Couchoud C, Bayat S.
Influence of Socio-Economic Inequalities on Access to Renal Transplantation and Survival of Patients with End-Stage Renal Disease.
PLoS One. 2016 Apr 15;11(4):e0153431.



Jeanjean M, Kihal W, Padilla C, Kai-Chieh Chen E  and Deguen S.
Role of the Neighbourhood Deprivation in the Adverse Effect of Air Pollution on Congenital Abnormalities.
Ann Public Health Res 2(1): 1014.


Kihal W, Padilla C et Deguen S
Intervention  territoriale visant à lutter contre la pollution atmosphérique et équité en matière de santé .
Revue francophone sur la santé et les territoires. Septembre 2015 p18.


Benmarhnia T, Grenier P, Brand A, Fournier M, Deguen S, Smargiassi A.
Quantifying Vulnerability to Extreme Heat in Time Series Analyses: A Novel Approach Applied to Neighborhood Social Disparities under Climate Change.
Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2015 Sep 22;12(9):11869-79. doi: 10.3390/ijerph120911869.


Benmarhnia T, Deguen S, Kaufman JS, Smargiassi A.
Review Article: Vulnerability to Heat-related Mortality: A Systematic Review, Meta-analysis, and Meta-regression Analysis.
Epidemiology. 2015 Nov;26(6):781-93. doi: 10.1097/EDE.0000000000000375.


Deguen S, Petit C, Delbarre A, Kihal W, Padilla C, Benmarhnia T, Lapostolle A, Chauvin P, Zmirou-Navier D.
Neighbourhood Characteristics and Long-Term Air Pollution Levels Modify the Association between the Short-Term Nitrogen Dioxide Concentrations and All-Cause Mortality in Paris. PLoS ONE, 2015 10(7): e0131463. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0131463. 


Lalloué, B. , Deguen, S. , Monnez, J. , Padilla, C. , Kihal, W. , Zmirou-Navier, D. and Le Meur, N. (2015) SesIndexCreatoR: An R Package for Socioeconomic Indices Computation and Visualization. Open Journal of Statistics, 5, 291-302. doi: 10.4236/ojs.2015.54031.


Kihal-Talantikite W, Deguen S, Padilla C, Siebert M, Couchoud C, Vigneau C, Bayat S.
Spatial distribution of end-stage renal disease (ESRD) and social inequalities in mixed urban and rural areas: a study in the Bretagne administrative region of France. Clin Kidney J. 2015 Feb;8(1):7-13.



Jeanjean M, Kihal W, Padilla C, Chen E and Deguen S. Role of the Neighbourhood Deprivation in the Adverse Effect of Air Pollution on Congenital Abnormalities. Ann Public Health Res 2(1): 1014.


Benmarhnia T, Rey L, Cartier Y, Clary CM, Deguen S, Brousselle A. Addressing equity in interventions to reduce air pollution in urban areas: a systematic review. Int J Public Health. 2014 Sep 26. [Epub ahead of print]


Lalloué B, Monnez JM, Padilla C, Kihal W, Zmirou-Navier D, Deguen S. Data analysis techniques: a tool for cumulative exposure assessment. J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol. 2014 Sep 24. doi: 10.1038/jes.2014.66. [Epub ahead of print]


 Padilla CM, Kihal-Talantikite W, Vieira VM, Rossello P, Nir GL, Zmirou-Navier D, Deguen S. Air quality and social deprivation in four French metropolitan areas-A localized spatio-temporal environmental inequality analysis. Environ Res. 2014 Sep 5;134C:315-324. doi: 10.1016/j.envres.2014.07.017. [Epub ahead of print]


Chen EK, Zmirou-Navier D, Padilla C, Deguen S.  Effects of air pollution on the risk of congenital anomalies: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2014 Jul 31;11(8):7642-68. doi: 10.3390/ijerph110807642.


Benmarhnia T, Oulhote Y, Petit C, Lapostolle A, Chauvin P, Zmirou-Navier D, Deguen S. Chronic air pollution and social deprivation as modifiers of the association between high temperature and daily mortality. Environ Health. 2014 Jun 18;13(1):53. doi: 10.1186/1476-069X-13-53.


Kihal-Talantikite W, Padilla CM, Lalloue B, Rougier C, Defrance J, Zmirou-Navier D, Deguen S.
An exploratory spatial analysis to assess the relationship between deprivation, noise and infant mortality: an ecological study.
Environ Health. 2013 Dec 16;12(1):109.


Kihal-Talantikite W, Padilla CM, Lalloué B, Gelormini M, Zmirou-Navier D, Deguen S.
Green space, social inequalities and neonatal mortality in France.
BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2013 Oct 20;13(1):191.


Tarik Benmarhnia, Lucie Laurian, Severine Deguen
Measuring Spatial Environmental Deprivation: A New Index and its Application in France
Environmental Justice. April 2013, 6(2): 48-55.

Padilla CM, Deguen S, Lalloue B, Blanchard O, Beaugard C, Troude F, Navier DZ, Vieira VM. Cluster analysis of social and environment inequalities of infant mortality. A spatial study in small areas revealed by local disease mapping in France. Sci Total Environ. 2013 Apr 4;454-455C:433-441. doi: 10.1016/j.


Lalloué B, Monnez JM, Padilla C, Kihal W, Le Meur N, Zmirou-Navier D, Deguen S. A statistical procedure to create a neighborhood socioeconomic index for health inequalities analysis.Int J Equity Health 2013 Mar 28;12(1):21


Padilla Cindy, Lalloué Benoit, Pies Cheri, Lucas Eminarie, Zmirou-Navier Denis, Deguen Séverine.An Ecological Study to Identify Census Blocks Supporting a Higher Burden of Disease: Infant Mortality in the Lille Metropolitan Area, France. Maternal Child and Health Journal. 2013 Mar 12.

Cindy Padilla, Benoit Lalloué, Denis Zmirou-Navier & Séverine Deguen. Infant mortality, deprivation and proximity to polluting industrials facilities – A small-scale spatial analysis with census block data (Lille Metropolitan Area, France). Environnement Risques et Santé. Vol 10, n°3 ; 216-21 – Décembre 2010.



Séverine Deguen, Cindy Padilla, Benoit Lalloué, et Denis Zmirou-Navier. Equit’Area, un projet de recherche innovant sur la contribution des expositions environnementales et de leur cumul aux inégalités sociales de santé : le cas de la mortalité périnatale. Education Santé- Hors-Série, 8-9 – Juin 2010.



Deguen S & Zmirou-Navier D. Expositions environnementales et inégalités sociales de sante. Actualités et dossiers en santé publique. N°73 ; 27-28 – décembre 2010.

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Deguen S, Zmirou-Navier D. Social inequalities resulting from health risks related to ambient air quality-A European review.Eur J Public Health. Janv 2010;20(1):27-35.