Barack Obama's India visit: Short term exposure to air pollutants not risky, says IMA
Source: Merinews, Date: January , 2015
term exposures to air pollutants does not result in fatal outcomes and the
effects are usually mild and reversible, said Padma Shri Awardee Dr A Marthanda
Pillai and Padma Shri Awardee Dr K K Aggarwal, Honorary Secretary General,
Indian Medical Association in a joint statement. The experts say that short
term exposure is only hazardous to children, elderly and individuals with
chronic disease of respiratory or circulatory system.