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    Susceptibility to Inhaled Pollutants

    Utell MJ, Frank R
    Published: 1989

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    STP 1024 is divided into 5 sections:

    • markers and mechanisms of susceptibility

    • characterizing the study groups and their responses

    • exercise and regional dosimetry

    • susceptible populations models

    • asthma and controlled clinical exposures to specific pollutants

    Table of Contents


    The Susceptible Individual: An Overview

    The Influence of Responses in Susceptible Populations in Establishing Standards for Ambient Air Pollutants

    Species and Individual Variations in Sensitivity to Lung Injury

    The Potential Use of Immunological Markers in Determining Individuals Susceptible to Inhaled Pollutants

    Mechanisms of Airway Hyperresponsiveness

    Overview on Characterizing Study Groups and Their Responses

    Issues in the Selection of Subjects for Clinical and Epidemiological Studies of Asthma

    The Distribution of Airways Responsiveness in Populations

    Individual Variability in the Magnitude of Acute Respiratory Responses to Ozone Exposure

    Exercise and Regional Dosimetry: An Overview

    Upper Airway Scrubbing at Rest and Exercise

    Exercise and Regional Dosimetry: Factors Governing Gas Transport in the Lower Airways

    Aerosol Boluses

    Childhood Factors Related Potentially to Respiratory Health in Adulthood

    Susceptibility of Young and Aging Lungs to Inhaled Pollutants

    Nutritional Status and Oxidants

    Evaluating Relationships Among Personal Risk Factors, Ambient Oxidant Exposure, and Chronic Respiratory Illness

    Respiratory Infection and Oxidants

    Sulfur Dioxide-Induced Bronchoconstriction in Asthmatics Exposed for Short Durations Under Controlled Conditions: A Selected Review

    Acid Aerosols and Asthma: A Review

    Ozone and Asthma

    Asthma and Nitrogen Dioxide: A Review of the Evidence

    Reflections on the Symposium: Susceptibility to Inhaled Pollutants

    Author Index

    Subject Index

    Committee: D22

    DOI: 10.1520/STP1024-EB

    ISBN-EB: 978-0-8031-5085-0

    ISBN-13: 978-0-8031-1262-9