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Ozone and Your Patients' Health

Review Questions - Answer 6


  1. The mechanisms that might contribute to ozone's ability to worsen existing asthma include:

          A. Increased nonspecific airway reactivity
          B. Increased respiratory inflammation
          C. Increased responsiveness to inhaled allergen
          D. A and C only
          E. A, B, and C

Exposure to ozone has been shown to cause each of these health endpoints, and each health endpoint contributes to aggravation of existing asthma.

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