Preface
Trends in air quality in the UK
Epidemiology of allergic diseases
Epidemiology of pollution-induced airway disease in Scandinavia and Eastern Europe
Epidemiology of pollution-induced airway disease: urban/rural differences in East and West Germany
Epidemiology of pollution-induced airway disease in Japan
Discussion: Epidemiology of pollution-induced airway disease
Mechanisms of pollution-induced airway disease: in vivo studies
Mechanisms of pollution-induced airway disease: in vitro studies in the upper and lower airways
The role of diesel exhaust particles and their associated polyaromatic hydrocarbons in the induction of allergic airway disease
Discussion: Mechanisms of pollution-induced airway disease
Allergen-irritant interaction and the role of corticosteroids
Summary