Association of indoor air pollution with rhinitis symptoms, atopy and nitric oxide levels in exhaled air.

@article{Hersoug2010AssociationOI,
  title={Association of indoor air pollution with rhinitis symptoms, atopy and nitric oxide levels in exhaled air.},
  author={L G Hersoug and Lise Lotte Nystrup Husemoen and Simon Francis Thomsen and Torben Sigsgaard and Betina Heinsb{\ae}k Thuesen and Allan Linneberg},
  journal={International archives of allergy and immunology},
  year={2010},
  volume={153 4},
  pages={403-12}
}
BACKGROUND Exposure to particulate matter (PM) outdoors can induce airway inflammation and exacerbation of asthma in adults. However, there is limited knowledge about the effects of exposure to indoor PM. The aim of this study was to investigate the association of exposure to indoor sources of PM with rhinitis symptoms, atopy and nitric oxide in exhaled air (FeNO) as a measure of airway inflammation. METHODS We conducted a population-based cross-sectional study of 3,471 persons aged 18-69… CONTINUE READING