Article Text

Download PDFPDF

Effect of outdoor particulate air pollution on FEV1 in healthy adults: a systematic review and meta-analysis
  1. Stefan Edginton1,
  2. Dylan E O’Sullivan2,
  3. Will King2,
  4. M Diane Lougheed1,2,3
  1. 1 Asthma Research Unit, Kingston General Hospital, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
  2. 2 Public Health Sciences, Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
  3. 3 Division of Respirology, Department of Medicine, Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
  1. Correspondence to Dr M Diane Lougheed, Division of Respirology, Department of Medicine, Queen’s University, 102 Stuart Street, Kingston, Ontario K7L 2V6, Canada; mdl{at}queensu.ca

Footnotes

  • Contributors SE, DEO and DL contributed to the study design; SE conducted the literature search and abstract screening; SE and DEO carried out the full-text review; DEO conducted the statistical analyses; WK provided guidance of the statistical analyses and revised the manuscript; SE, DEO and DL wrote and revised the manuscript.

  • Funding The authors have not declared a specific grant for this research from any funding agency in the public, commercial or not-for-profit sectors.

  • Competing interests DL reports personal fees from Public Service Occupational Health Program Regions and Programs Bureau Health Canada/Government of Canada, and honoraria from the Astra Zeneca PRECISION Program during the conduct of the study; other (all paid directly to Queen’s University) from: grant from Astra Zeneca, grant from GlaxoSmithKlein, grant from Hoffman LaRoche Ltd., grant from Novartis, grant and other from Ontario Lung Association, grant from Government of Ontario’s Innovation Fund, grant from Allergen NCE, grant from Janssen, grant from Canadian Institutes of Health Research, outside the submitted work

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

  • Patient consent for publication Not required.

View Full Text

Statistics from Altmetric.com

Footnotes

  • Contributors SE, DEO and DL contributed to the study design; SE conducted the literature search and abstract screening; SE and DEO carried out the full-text review; DEO conducted the statistical analyses; WK provided guidance of the statistical analyses and revised the manuscript; SE, DEO and DL wrote and revised the manuscript.

  • Funding The authors have not declared a specific grant for this research from any funding agency in the public, commercial or not-for-profit sectors.

  • Competing interests DL reports personal fees from Public Service Occupational Health Program Regions and Programs Bureau Health Canada/Government of Canada, and honoraria from the Astra Zeneca PRECISION Program during the conduct of the study; other (all paid directly to Queen’s University) from: grant from Astra Zeneca, grant from GlaxoSmithKlein, grant from Hoffman LaRoche Ltd., grant from Novartis, grant and other from Ontario Lung Association, grant from Government of Ontario’s Innovation Fund, grant from Allergen NCE, grant from Janssen, grant from Canadian Institutes of Health Research, outside the submitted work

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

  • Patient consent for publication Not required.

Request Permissions

If you wish to reuse any or all of this article please use the link below which will take you to the Copyright Clearance Center’s RightsLink service. You will be able to get a quick price and instant permission to reuse the content in many different ways.