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Quantifying the effects of exposure to indoor air pollution from biomass combustion on acute respiratory infections in developing countries

Environmental Health Perspectives

Jun 13, 2001

Majid Ezzati, Daniel M Kammen

Abstract

Acute respiratory infections (ARI) are the leading cause of burden of disease worldwide and have been causally linked with exposure to pollutants from domestic biomass fuels in developing countries. We used longitudinal health data coupled with detailed monitoring and estimation of pers...read more

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Acute Respiratory Infections
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Upper Respiratory Infections
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Quantifying the effects of exposure to indoor air pollution from biomass combustion on acute respiratory infections in developing countries

Environmental Health Perspectives

Jun 13, 2001

Majid Ezzati, Daniel M Kammen

PMID: 11401759

DOI: 10.1289/ehp.01109481

Abstract

Acute respiratory infections (ARI) are the leading cause of burden of disease worldwide and have been causally linked with exposure to pollutants from domestic biomass fuels in developing countries. We used longitudinal health data coupled with detailed monitoring and estimation of pers...read more

Mentioned in this Paper

Housing
Teens
Technology Transfer
Respiratory Tract Infections
Cooking
Acute Respiratory Infections
Two-Parameter Models
Upper Respiratory Infections
Primary Energy Resources
Public Health Domain
132

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