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Title: Protecting Those Who Care for Us: air quality monitoring data
Creator(s): Dobson, Ruaraidh
Semple, Sean
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Keywords: particulate matter
secondhand smoke
home care workers
Date Available: 26-Aug-2022
Citation: Dobson, R; Semple, S (2022): Protecting Those Who Care for Us: air quality monitoring data. Version 1.0. University of Stirling. Dataset.
Publisher: University of Stirling
Dataset Description (Abstract): PM2.5 data over home care workers' shifts from the Protecting Those Who Care for Us study. PM2.5 was measured using PurpleAir PA-II-SD air quality monitors. Further information about this study is available in: Dobson, R, McGibbon, M, Semple, S (2023) Second-hand Smoke Exposure Among Home Care Workers (HCWs) in Scotland, Annals of Work Exposures and Health, 67 (2), 208–215.
Dataset Description (TOC): Base folder includes Excel files containing diary information, questionnaire information and anonymised record-keeping information on study participants. Each folder contains a CSV file including PM2.5 data (and other air quality information) from PurpleAir PA-II-SD air quality monitors, each used over the course of one home care worker's shift. Documentation on this file format can be obtained from the manufacturers.
Type: dataset
Contract/Grant Title: Protecting those who care for us: domiciliary workers and exposure to second-hand smoke (stage 1)
Funder(s): The Colt Foundation
Contract/Grant Number: N/A
Worktribe Project ID: 1276534
Geographic Location(s): Lanarkshire, Scotland
Time Period: 2020 - 2021
Rights: Rights covered by the standard CC-BY 4.0 licence:
Affiliation(s) of Dataset Creator(s): University of Stirling (Health Sciences).
University of Stirling (Institute For Social Marketing)

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