Studies on the respiratory health of primary school children in urban communities of Hong Kong.

@article{Ong1991StudiesOT,
  title={Studies on the respiratory health of primary school children in urban communities of Hong Kong.},
  author={Say Gark Ong and Jufen Liu and C. M. Wong and Tai Hing Lam and Anderson Tam and Laurent Daniel and A. J. Hedley},
  journal={The Science of the total environment},
  year={1991},
  volume={106 1-2},
  pages={
          121-35
        }
}
The first stage of a 2-year survey of respiratory morbidity in primary school children was conducted in two districts of Hong Kong in April/May 1989. One group (2009) of children was from Kwai Tsing District, which had high levels of exhaust emission from factories. The other group (1837) was from Southern District where atmospheric pollution was considered to be relatively low. After adjustment for gender, age, socioeconomic factors, child smoking and exposure to parental smoking, the… CONTINUE READING
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