Material deprivation increases ACOS and death risk in people with asthma; air pollution may also increase death risk.
European Respiratory Journal
Department of Health Sciences

To, T. (Teresa), Zhu, J. (Jingqin), Carlsten, C. (Christopher), Larsen, K. (Kristian), Ryckman, K. (Kandace), Feldman, L.Y. (Laura Y.), … Gershon, A. (Andrea). (2017). Do community demographics, environmental characteristics and access to care affect risks of developing ACOS and mortality in people with asthma?. European Respiratory Journal, 50(3). doi:10.1183/13993003.00644-2017