research data . Dataset . 2016

Association between Air Pollutants and Asthma Emergency Room Visits and Hospital Admissions in Time Series Studies: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Zheng, Xue-yan; Ding, Hong; Jiang, Li-na; Chen, Shao-wei; Zheng, Jin-ping; Qiu, Min; Zhou, Ying-xue; Chen, Qing; Guan, Wei-jie;
  • Published: 01 Jan 2016
  • Publisher: Figshare
Abstract
<div><p>Background</p><p>Air pollution constitutes a significant stimulus of asthma exacerbations; however, the impacts of exposure to major air pollutants on asthma-related hospital admissions and emergency room visits (ERVs) have not been fully determined.</p><p>Objective</p><p>We sought to quantify the associations between short-term exposure to air pollutants [ozone (O<sub>3</sub>), carbon monoxide (CO), nitrogen dioxide (NO<sub>2</sub>), sulfur dioxide (SO<sub>2</sub>), and particulate matter ≤10μm (PM<sub>10</sub>) and PM<sub>2.5</sub>] and the asthma-related emergency room visits (ERV) and hospitalizations.</p><p>Methods</p><p>Systematic computerized sear...
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free text keywords: Uncategorised, association, paf, pm, analyses, rr, erv, ci, co, Asthma Emergency Room Visits, Time Series Studies, air pollutants account, air pollutants, exposure, Emergency Room Visits
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