- Author : Jane Q. Koenig
- Release Date : 06 December 2012
- Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
- Genre : Science
- Pages : 249 pages
- ISBN 13 : 9781461545699
Download or read book entitled Health Effects of Ambient Air Pollution by author: Jane Q. Koenig which was release on 06 December 2012 and published by Springer Science & Business Media with total page 249 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Health Effects of Ambient Air Pollution provides the reader with an overview of the health effects of air pollution in human subjects. The majority of the book is devoted to the discussion of the health effects of common widespread air pollutants regulated by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency through national ambient air quality standards. The book reviews the sources and fate of common air pollutants in ambient air and researches the adverse effects of these outdoor and indoor air pollutants in `in vivo' cell systems, animals, and humans. Research for the book was conducted in controlled laboratory studies and epidemiologic studies. Special emphasis throughout Health Effects of Ambient Air Pollution is placed on the effects of air pollution in subjects with asthma.