Secondhand smoke transfer in multiunit housing.

  title={Secondhand smoke transfer in multiunit housing.},
  author={Brian A. King and Mark J. Travers and Kenneth Michael Cummings and Martin Christopher Mahoney and Andrew J. Hyland},
  journal={Nicotine & tobacco research : official journal of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco},
  volume={12 11},
INTRODUCTION The home can represent a significant source of secondhand smoke (SHS), especially for individuals who live in close proximity to one another in multiunit housing (MUH). The objective of this study was to quantify real-time SHS transfer between smoke-permitted and smoke-free living units within the same MUH structure. METHODS Air monitors were used to assess PM₂.₅, an environmental marker for SHS, in 14 smoke-free living units and 16 smoke-permitted units within 11 MUH buildings… CONTINUE READING
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