Low-cost interventions improve indoor air quality and children's health.

@article{Johnson2009LowcostII,
  title={Low-cost interventions improve indoor air quality and children's health.},
  author={Linda Jeanne Johnson and Christina e. Ciaccio and Charles S. Barnes and Kevin Hugh Kennedy and Erika Forrest and Luke C Gard and Freddy Olaya Pacheco and Paul J. Dowling and Jay M Portnoy},
  journal={Allergy and asthma proceedings},
  year={2009},
  volume={30 4},
  pages={
          377-85
        }
}
Intervention in the home environment to reduce asthma triggers theoretically improves health outcomes for asthmatic children. Practical benefit from application of these interventions has proven difficult. This single-blind study tested the effectiveness of simple low-cost home interventions in improving health scores of children with asthma. Families with at least one asthmatic child were recruited. Initial health examination, health, and home assessments were conducted and targeted… CONTINUE READING
BETA

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 11 CITATIONS

Modifiable factors governing indoor fungal diversity and risk of asthma.

  • Clinical and experimental allergy : journal of the British Society for Allergy and Clinical Immunology
  • 2014

Fungi and allergic lower respiratory tract diseases.

  • The Journal of allergy and clinical immunology
  • 2012

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 37 REFERENCES

Adherence to allergy prevention recommendations in children with a family history of asthma.

  • Pediatric allergy and immunology : official publication of the European Society of Pediatric Allergy and Immunology
  • 2008

Childhood Asthma and Environmental Interventions

  • Environmental health perspectives
  • 2007
VIEW 1 EXCERPT

Comparison of indoor fungal spore levels before and after professional home remediation

C Barnes, P Dowling, T Van Osdol
  • Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol
  • 2007
VIEW 1 EXCERPT

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…