Diurnal temperature range and childhood asthma: a time-series study

Zhiwei Xu, Cunrui Huang, Su Hong, Lyle Turner, Zhen Qiao, Shilu Tong

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Hot and cold temperatures have been associated with childhood asthma. However, the relationship between daily temperature variation and childhood asthma is not well understood. This study aimed to examine the relationship between diurnal temperature range (DTR) and childhood asthma.
Original languageEnglish
Article number12
Number of pages5
JournalEnvironmental Health
Issue number12
Publication statusPublished - 2013
Externally publishedYes

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