Coarse particulate matter associated with increased risk of emergency hospital admissions for pneumonia in Hong Kong
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AbstractBackground Epidemiological research on the effects of coarse particles (PMc, particulate matter between 2.5 and 10 mu m in aerodynamic diameter) on respiratory morbidity is sparse and inconclusive. Pneumonia is an inflammatory condition of lung caused by infections, which may be triggered and exacerbated by PMc exposure.
All Author(s) ListQiu H, Tian LW, Pun VC, Ho KF, Wong TW, Yu ITS
Journal nameThorax
Volume Number69
Issue Number11
PublisherBMJ Publishing Group
Pages1027 - 1033
LanguagesEnglish-United Kingdom
Web of Science Subject CategoriesRespiratory System

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