Airborne Particulate Matter

Known as: Air Pollutants, Particulate, Particulate Matter, Ambient, Particulate Air Pollutants 
Airborne Particulate Matter is a broad class of materials and substances of minute size present in the air that originate from industrial… (More)
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Review
2017
Review
2017
BACKGROUND Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and asthma are common diseases with a heterogeneous distribution… (More)
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Review
2016
Review
2016
BACKGROUND Many epidemiologic studies have documented variable relationships between ambient particulate matter (PM) and COPD… (More)
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Review
2016
Review
2016
PURPOSE OF THE REVIEW Air pollution continues to be a major public health concern affecting nine out of 10 individuals living in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
BACKGROUND Specific characteristics of particulate matter (PM) responsible for associations with respiratory health observed in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Fungal spores can account for large proportions of air particulate matter, and they may potentially influence the hydrological… (More)
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Review
2005
Review
2005
Numerous epidemiologic time-series studies have shown generally consistent associations of cardiovascular hospital admissions and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Exposure to particulate matter (PM) air pollution has been shown to exacerbate children's asthma, but the exposure sources and… (More)
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Review
2001
Review
2001
The health effects of airborne fine particles are the subject of government regulation and scientific debate. The aerodynamics of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Air pollution epidemiologic studies use ambient pollutant concentrations as surrogates of personal exposure. Strong correlations… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Recent studies have associated short-term exposure to respirable particulate matter (PM10) exposure with peak flow decrements… (More)
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