Relationship between air pollution and outpatient visits for nonspecific conjunctivitis.

@article{Chang2012RelationshipBA,
  title={Relationship between air pollution and outpatient visits for nonspecific conjunctivitis.},
  author={Chia-Jen Chang and Hsi-Hsien Yang and Chin-an Chang and Hsien-Yang Tsai},
  journal={Investigative ophthalmology & visual science},
  year={2012},
  volume={53 1},
  pages={
          429-33
        }
}
PURPOSE Past studies present evidence of associations between air pollution and human ocular symptoms; however, to the knowledge of the authors, research investigating the hazardous effects of air pollution on nonspecific conjunctivitis is nonexistent. This study investigates the relationship between air pollution and outpatient visits for nonspecific conjunctivitis in Taiwan. A multiarea analysis was conducted to examine and assess the risks of short-term effects of particulate matter (PM… CONTINUE READING

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