Proximity to two main sources of industrial outdoor air pollution and emergency department visits for childhood asthma in Edmonton, Canada.

@article{RodrguezVillamizar2018ProximityTT,
  title={Proximity to two main sources of industrial outdoor air pollution and emergency department visits for childhood asthma in Edmonton, Canada.},
  author={Laura Andrea Rodr{\'i}guez-Villamizar and Rhonda J. Rosychuk and Alvaro R Osornio-Vargas and Paul J. Villeneuve and Brian H. Rowe},
  journal={Canadian journal of public health = Revue canadienne de sante publique},
  year={2018},
  volume={108 5-6},
  pages={
          e523-e529
        }
}
OBJECTIVE Children are recognized to be more susceptible than healthy adults to the effects of air pollution; however, relatively few Canadian studies of children have focused on industrial emissions. We conducted a spatial cross-sectional study to explore associations between emergency department (ED) visits for childhood asthma and residential proximity… CONTINUE READING