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bachelor's at Medicina from Faculdade de Medicina de Santo Amaro (1987) and doctorate at Medicina from Universidade de São Paulo (1998). Has experience in Medicine, acting on the following subjects: air pollution, poluição do ar, doenças respiratórias, poluição atmosférica and time-series. (Source: Lattes Curriculum)
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|Cold fronts may increase stroke mortality|
Deleterious effects of air pollution on human health have been observed, including increases in respiratory symptoms and decreases in lung function. Few studies in Brazil have investigated this association in the population of asthmatic children and there is no study in those regions. Objective: The aim of this study is evaluate the influence of air pollution on lung function in childre...
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