Air pollution and hospital admissions for respiratory diseases in Lanzhou, China.

@article{Tao2014AirPA,
  title={Air pollution and hospital admissions for respiratory diseases in Lanzhou, China.},
  author={Yan Tao and Shengquan Mi and Shuhong Zhou and Shigong Wang and Xiaoyun Xie},
  journal={Environmental pollution},
  year={2014},
  volume={185},
  pages={196-201}
}
Lanzhou is among the most seriously air-polluted cities in China as a whole, due to its unique topography, climate, industrial structure and so on. We studied the relationship between different air pollution and respiratory hospitalizations from 2001 to 2005, the total of respiratory hospital admissions were 28,057. The data were analyzed using Poisson regression models after controlling for the long time trend for air pollutants, the "day of week" effect and confounding meteorological factors… CONTINUE READING