Air pollution and children's respiratory health - gaps in the global evidence.

  • Jonathan M Grigg
  • Published 2011 in
    Clinical and experimental allergy : journal of…


There is now convincing evidence that air pollution, especially the particulate matter (PM) fraction, adversely affects children's health. In general, the health effects of traffic-derived PM are well described in children living in high-income countries. Conversely, studies into the health effects of PM from biomass and solid fuels are limited to children… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2222.2011.03790.x