Effects of indoor environmental factors on risk for acute otitis media in a subtropical area.

@article{Yang1999EffectsOI,
  title={Effects of indoor environmental factors on risk for acute otitis media in a subtropical area.},
  author={Chun-Yuh Yang and Ming Fang Cheng and S. S. Tsai and C F Hung and T Ct Lai and Kuo Chu Hwang},
  journal={Journal of toxicology and environmental health. Part A},
  year={1999},
  volume={56 2},
  pages={111-9}
}
The objective of this study was to examine the relationship between indoor environmental factors and acute otitis media in a subtropical area. A case-control study was performed using participants from a prevalence survey that included 219 school children with acute otitis media and 219 age- and gender-matched controls. The study was confined to 4164 primary school children aged 6-12 yr attending 8 primary schools in Kaohsiung rural municipalities who participated in a prevalence study of the… CONTINUE READING