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Short-Term Exposure to Outdoor Pollutants and Loss of Pulmonary Function in the Elderly

By Yun-Chul Hong and Jin Hee Kim

Submitted: October 25th 2010Reviewed: May 10th 2011Published: August 29th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/18032

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