Short-term Effect of Fine Particulate Matter on Children’s Hospital Admissions and Emergency Department Visits for Asthma: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

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Lim, Hyungryul ; Kwon, Ho-Jang ; Lim, Ji-Ae ; Choi, Jong Hyuk ; Ha, Mina ; Hwang, Seung-Sik ; Choi, Won-Jun (2016)
  • Publisher: Korean Society for Preventive Medicine
  • Journal: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, volume 49, issue 4, pages 205-219 (issn: 1975-8375, eissn: 2233-4521)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC4977771, doi: 10.3961/jpmph.16.037
  • Subject: Particulate matter | R | Hospitalization | RA1-1270 | Public aspects of medicine | Review | Meta-analysis | Asthma | Medicine | Child

Objectives: No children-specified review and meta-analysis paper about the short-term effect of fine particulate matter (PM2.5) on hospital admissions and emergency department visits for asthma has been published. We calculated more precise pooled effect estimates on th... View more
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