Acute pulmonary response of asthmatics to aerosols and gases generated by airbag deployment.

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The purpose of this study was to determine whether the aerosols and gases that vent into an automobile's passenger compartment after airbag deployment pose a risk to the asthmatic population. After baseline pulmonary function measurements were taken, 24 diagnosed asthmatic subjects were placed in the rear seat of an automobile, and a driver-passenger airbag… (More)

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@article{Gross1994AcutePR, title={Acute pulmonary response of asthmatics to aerosols and gases generated by airbag deployment.}, author={K. B. Gross and Adriana Haidar and M. A. Basha and T. L. Chan and Christopher Gwizdala and R G Wooley and John M. Popovich and C J Cwizdala}, journal={American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine}, year={1994}, volume={150 2}, pages={408-14} }