Impact of air quality on lung health: myth or reality?

  title={Impact of air quality on lung health: myth or reality?},
  author={Elisa Marino and Massimo Caruso and Davide Campagna and Riccardo Polosa},
  journal={Therapeutic advances in chronic disease},
  volume={6 5},
The respiratory system is a primary target of the harmful effects of key air pollutants of health concern. Several air pollutants have been implicated including particulate matter (PM), ozone (O3), nitrogen dioxide (NO2) polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) and volatile organic compounds (VOCs). It is well known that episodes of exposure to high… CONTINUE READING