Associations between Quantitative Measures of Fungi in Home Floor Dust and Lung Function among Older Adults with Chronic Respiratory Disease: A Pilot Study
Journal of Asthma, 06/29/2012
Shendell DG et al. – The results of this pilot study are novel and suggest adverse effects of exposure inside homes to certain fungal species. This pilot study supports the need for larger prospective epidemiologic studies of older adults with asthma and/or chronic bronchitis based on quantitative environmental and clinical measures.