Health benefits of particle filtration.

  title={Health benefits of particle filtration.},
  author={W J Fisk},
  journal={Indoor air},
  volume={23 5},
The evidence of health benefits of particle filtration in homes and commercial buildings is reviewed. Prior reviews of papers published before 2000 are summarized. The results of 16 more recent intervention studies are compiled and analyzed. Also, reviewed are four studies that modeled health benefits of using filtration to reduce indoor exposures to particles from outdoors. Prior reviews generally concluded that particle filtration is, at best, a source of small improvements in allergy and… CONTINUE READING