Sick building syndrome--a wolf in sheep's clothing.

  title={Sick building syndrome--a wolf in sheep's clothing.},
  author={Emil J. Bardana},
  journal={Annals of allergy, asthma & immunology : official publication of the American College of Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology},
  volume={79 4},
  pages={283-93; quiz 293-4}
  • Emil J. Bardana
  • Published 1997 in
    Annals of allergy, asthma & immunology : official…
OBJECTIVE Reading this article will acquaint the reader with possible outcomes associated with the diagnosis of "sick building syndrome." The definition, epidemiology, and precipitating events of this symptom complex are distinguished from other defined building-related illnesses. DATA SOURCE The author's experience with many patients presenting with this diagnostic label and selected studies on indoor pollution and "sick building syndrome" are carefully reviewed. STUDY SELECTION Pertinent… CONTINUE READING