Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12188/7387
Title: An international comparison of risk factors between two regions with distinct differences in asthma prevalence
Authors: Madani, K
Vlaski, Emilija 
Rennie, D C
Sears, M
Lawson, J A
Keywords: activity
adolescents
asthma
epidemiology
geographic variation
international
paracetamol
under-diagnosis
wheeze
Issue Date: 2018
Publisher: Elsevier BV
Project: International Study of Asthma and Allergies in Childhood (ISAAC) Phase 3 study
Journal: Allergologia et Immunopathologia
Abstract: Investigation of the geographic variation in asthma prevalence can improve our understanding of asthma etiology and management. The purpose of our investigation was to compare the prevalence of asthma and wheeze among adolescents living in two distinct international regions and to investigate reasons for observed differences.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12188/7387
DOI: 10.1016/j.aller.2018.01.002
Appears in Collections:Faculty of Medicine: Journal Articles

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