Regional PM2.5 and asthma morbidity in an agricultural community: a panel study.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

Environmental research, Volume 136, p.505-12 (2015)

Keywords:

Agriculture, Asthma, Cohort Studies, Female, Humans, Longitudinal Studies, Male, Particulate Matter, Respiratory Function Tests, Washington

Abstract:

Elevated pediatric asthma morbidity has been observed in rural US communities, but the role of the ambient environment in exacerbating rural asthma is poorly understood.