Affiliation: University of Southern California
- The association between contextual socioeconomic factors and prevalent asthma in a cohort of Southern California school childrenKetan Shankardass
University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Soc Sci Med 65:1792-806. 2007..g., lower SES may associate with higher protective exposures to endotoxin in early life), or by SEP acting as a proxy for unmeasured neighborhood characteristics...
- Parental stress increases the detrimental effect of traffic exposure on children's lung functionTalat Islam
Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
Am J Respir Crit Care Med 184:822-7. 2011..Emerging evidence indicates that psychosocial stress enhances the effect of traffic exposure on the development of asthma...
- Childhood incident asthma and traffic-related air pollution at home and schoolRob McConnell
University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
Environ Health Perspect 118:1021-6. 2010..Traffic-related air pollution has been associated with adverse cardiorespiratory effects, including increased asthma prevalence. However, there has been little study of effects of traffic exposure at school on new-onset asthma...
- Traffic-related air pollution and asthma onset in children: a prospective cohort study with individual exposure measurementMichael Jerrett
School of Public Health, Division of Environmental Health Science, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720 7360, USA
Environ Health Perspect 116:1433-8. 2008..The question of whether air pollution contributes to asthma onset remains unresolved...