Traffic proximity and lung function. A case-control study in asthmatic children
- Authors: Ferrante, G.; Ferrante, M.; Ranzi, A.; Tommaso, G.; Lauriola, P.; DE CANTIS, S.; Cilluffo, G.; Antona, R.; Malizia, V.; Montalbano, L.; LA GRUTTA, S.
- Publication year: 2015
- Type: Abstract in rivista (Abstract in rivista)
- OA Link: http://hdl.handle.net/10447/221779
Respiratory conditions are strongly dependent on air pollution. Urban areas are typically characterized by risky environmental conditions. Objectives: To analyze the effect of traffic proximity on asthma and to explore the relationship between level of traffic proximity and lung function in asthmatic and non- asthmatic children.