More Information and References for Air Quality - Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Level
References and Community ResourcesALA (American Lung Association). 2004. State of the Air 2004. Available: http://lungaction.org/reports/sota04_full.html Cannon J. 1990. The Health Costs of Air Pollution: A Survey of Studies Published 1984 1989. New York: American Lung Association. Dockery DW, Pope CA. 1994. Acute respiratory effects of particulate air pollution. Annu Rev Public Health 15:107-132.
More Resources and LinksEvidence-based community health improvement ideas and interventions may be found at the following sites:
Additional indicator data by state and county may be found on these Websites:
- CDC's Prevention Status Reports for all 50 states
- CDC WONDER's DATA2020 data search tool.
- County Health Rankings
- Kaiser Family Foundation's StateHealthFacts.org
Medical literature can be queried at the PubMed website.