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Childhood Asthma in Rural-Urban Areas

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Description
Examines how asthma may be related to rural areas adjacent or non-adjacent to larger population centers, to variation in measures of air quality, to varying levels of agricultural and animal production, and to other characteristics such as obesity, race/ethnicity, or health insurance.
Author(s)
Michael Hendryx, Matthew Gurka, Melissa Ahern, Heidi Putman
Date
05/2012
Type
Document
Organization
West Virginia Rural Health Research Center
Tagged as
Children and youth · Chronic respiratory conditions · Environmental health · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data