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COPD and Domestic Endotoxin (CODE)

Principal Investigator:
Hansel, Nadia
Institution:
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Location:
Not Specified
Number of Participants:
84
Lifestage of Participants:
Adulthood (18+ years, specifically greater than 40 years of age)
Exposures:
Extreme heat, Physical and non-chemical stress, Nitric oxide/Nitrogen dioxide (NO/NO2), Particulate matter
Health Outcomes:
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), Morbidity/Mortality, Asthma
Brief Description:
This was an observational study designed to understand whether indoor pollutant concentrations in homes of former smokers with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) affect respiratory morbidity. The study enrolled 84 participants.

Related NIEHS-Funded Projects

Projects listed supported initial development of the epidemiological resource, added study participants, collected additional information or samples from study participants, and/or used samples or datasets derived from the resource.

Health Effects of Extreme Heat among Vulnerable Populations with Asthma and COPD

Grant Number:
Principal Investigator:
McCormack, Meredith C
Institution:
Johns Hopkins University
Most Recent Award Year:
2013
Additional Details

Clinical trial of air cleaners to improve indoor air quality and COPD health

Grant Number:
Principal Investigator:
Hansel, Nadia N
Institution:
Johns Hopkins University
Most Recent Award Year:
2013
Additional Details