Building-Related Diseases

BRI can be specific or non-specific. The diagnosis is based on history of exposure and clinical findings. Treatment is usually symptomatic. Building-related diseases (building-related illnesses, BRIs) are a heterogeneous group of disorders whose etiology is associated with the environment in modern air-tight buildings. These buildings are characterized by sealed windows and a dependent of heating, ventilation and air conditioning ventilation. Most cases occur in non-industrial office buildings, but can also…

September 3, 2018