Link between fine particulate matter in ambient air and health-related contacts in Sofia's ambulance, outpatient and hospital emergency services

  • Alexander Simidchiev, Carolina Ljubomirova, Alexandra Vodenicharova, Todor Kundurzhiev, Nevena Tzacheva
  • September 2020, European Respiratory Society (ERS)
  • DOI: 10.1183/13993003.congress-2020.1300

How air pollution can affect health in the short term

Photo by Shaun Meintjes on Unsplash

Photo by Shaun Meintjes on Unsplash

What is it about?

The correlation between use of emergency services and level of air pollution

Why is it important?

At a time when COVID19 is spreading (again), air pollution is a modifyable risk factor

Perspectives

Dr. Alexander D. Simidchiev
Medical University Plovdiv

We need to care more for our air.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1183/13993003.congress-2020.1300

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