D G Fullerton
Affiliation: University of Liverpool
- Indoor air pollution from biomass fuel smoke is a major health concern in the developing worldDuncan G Fullerton
Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Pembroke Place, Liverpool L3 5QA, UK
Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 102:843-51. 2008..The mechanisms behind these associations are not fully understood. This review summarises the available information on biomass fuel use and health, highlighting the current gaps in knowledge...
- Domestic smoke exposure is associated with alveolar macrophage particulate loadDuncan G Fullerton
Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, UK
Trop Med Int Health 14:349-54. 2009..We tested the hypothesis that reported smoke exposure in men and women is associated with increased alveolar macrophage uptake of biomass smoke particulates...
- Biomass fuel use and indoor air pollution in homes in MalawiD G Fullerton
Malawi Liverpool Wellcome Clinical Research Laboratories, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi
Occup Environ Med 66:777-83. 2009..Air pollution from biomass fuels in Africa is a significant cause of mortality and morbidity both in adults and children. The work describes the nature and quantity of smoke exposure from biomass fuel in Malawian homes...
- Wood smoke exposure, poverty and impaired lung function in Malawian adultsD G Fullerton
Malawi Liverpool Wellcome Clinical Research Laboratories, Universities of Malawi and Liverpool UK, Blantyre, Malawi
Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 15:391-8. 2011..Biomass smoke is associated with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) in Asian and Central American countries, but there are few data from Africa...