Ambient air pollution triggers wheezing symptoms in infants.

  title={Ambient air pollution triggers wheezing symptoms in infants.},
  author={Zorana Jovanovic Andersen and Steffen Loft and Matthias Ketzel and M Stage and T Scheike and Mette Northman Hermansen and Hans Bisgaard},
  volume={63 8},
BACKGROUND There is limited evidence for the role of air pollution in the development and triggering of wheezing symptoms in young children. A study was undertaken to examine the effect of exposure to air pollution on wheezing symptoms in children under the age of 3 years with genetic susceptibility to asthma. METHODS Daily recordings of symptoms were obtained for 205 children participating in the birth cohort study Copenhagen Prospective Study on Asthma in Children and living in Copenhagen… CONTINUE READING
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