Stoves with chimneys reduce risk of COPD

Siew, L. Q.
February 2006
Thorax;Feb2006, Vol. 61 Issue 2, p104
Academic Journal
The abstract of the study "Stoves with chimneys reduce risk of COPD," by R.S. Chapman, X. He, and A.E. Blair, is presented. The study investigated the effect of the installation of stoves with chimneys on the incidence of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in farmers living in Xuanwei County, China. They are lifelong users of smoky coal.


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