Pesticide Usage and Dust Concentrations of Asthmatic Children Living in Subsidized Housing

The omnipresence of legal and illegal pesticides still impact the lives of children living in low-income subsidized housing and may significantly impact asthma-related pediatric health. This study aimed to characterize the presence of pesticides, this potential health link, and policy implications for pest control and healthy communities in multifamily dwellings.

Speaker / Author: 
Miranda Engberg, MPH
Month Year: 
July 2015
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