Classroom aeroallergen exposure in Arkansas head start centers.

  title={Classroom aeroallergen exposure in Arkansas head start centers.},
  author={Tamara T Perry and Perla A Vargas and Jeremy D Bufford and Charles R Feild and Michael Flick and Pippa M Simpson and Robert M. Hamilton and Stacie M. Jones},
  journal={Annals of allergy, asthma & immunology : official publication of the American College of Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology},
  volume={100 4},
BACKGROUND The impact of preschool environmental conditions on classroom aeroallergen concentrations is not fully understood. OBJECTIVE To examine the relationship between school environmental conditions and classroom aeroallergen concentrations in the Pulaski County Head Start (HS) Program. METHODS Thirty-three HS centers in Pulaski County, Arkansas, underwent a detailed environmental evaluation. Classroom settled dust samples were analyzed for the presence of common indoor allergens… CONTINUE READING