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Indoor air pollution and the lung in low- and medium-income countries.

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Over half the world's population, mostly from developing countries, use solid fuel for domestic purposes and are exposed to very high concentrations of harmful air pollutants with potential health effects such as respiratory problems, cardiovascular problems, infant mortality and ocular problems. The evidence also suggests that, although the total percentage of people using solid fuel is decreasing, the absolute number is currently increasing. Exposure to smoke from solid fuel burning increas...

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10.1183/09031936.00190211

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Clinical Trial Service Unit
Role:
Author
Journal:
European respiratory journal
Volume:
40
Issue:
1
Pages:
239-254
Publication date:
2012-07-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1399-3003
ISSN:
0903-1936
Source identifiers:
374548
Language:
English
Keywords:
Pubs id:
pubs:374548
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uuid:c56d8840-9600-4302-b16c-bd07cd68edba
Local pid:
pubs:374548
Deposit date:
2013-11-16

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