Household air pollution from burning biomass fuel is increasingly recognised as a major global health concern. Biomass smoke is associated with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) in Asian and Central American countries, but there are few data from Africa.
|Number of pages||8|
|Journal||International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease|
|Publication status||Published - Mar 2011|
- Air Pollution, Indoor
- Cross-Sectional Studies
- Forced Expiratory Volume
- Multivariate Analysis
- Pulmonary Disease, Chronic Obstructive
- Respiratory Function Tests
- Risk Factors
- Rural Health
- Urban Health
Fullerton, D. G., Suseno, A., Semple, S., Kalambo, F., Malamba, R., White, S., Jack, S., Calverley, P. M., & Gordon, S. B. (2011). Wood smoke exposure, poverty and impaired lung function in Malawian adults. International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, 15(3), 391-398.