Residential greenness and allergic respiratory diseases in children and adolescents - A systematic review and meta-analysis.

@article{Lambert2017ResidentialGA,
  title={Residential greenness and allergic respiratory diseases in children and adolescents - A systematic review and meta-analysis.},
  author={Katrina A. Lambert and Gayan Bowatte and Rachel Tham and Caroline J Lodge and Luke A. Prendergast and Joachim Heinrich and Michael J Abramson and Shyamali C Dharmage and Bircan Erbas},
  journal={Environmental research},
  year={2017},
  volume={159},
  pages={212-221}
}
BACKGROUND The aetiology of allergic respiratory disease in children is not yet fully understood. Environmental factors are believed to play a major part. The amount of green vegetation surrounding the home (residential greenness) has been recently identified as a potentially important exposure OBJECTIVES: Our goal was to provide a systematic review and quantitative summary of the evidence regarding the relationship between residential greenness and allergic respiratory diseases in children… CONTINUE READING
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