Affiliation: National Public Health Institute
- Perinatal factors and the risk of asthma in childhood--a population-based register study in FinlandJohanna Metsälä
Department of Health Promotion and Chronic Disease Prevention, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
Am J Epidemiol 168:170-8. 2008..In conclusion, perinatal factors play a role in the development of asthma in childhood, but the etiology may differ in early and late-onset asthma...
- Maternal and perinatal characteristics and the risk of cow's milk allergy in infants up to 2 years of age: a case-control study nested in the Finnish populationJohanna Metsälä
Department of Health, Functional Capacity and Welfare, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland
Am J Epidemiol 171:1310-6. 2010..In conclusion, maternal background and perinatal factors may play a role in the development of CMA, but further research is needed to clarify these associations and the underpinning biologic mechanisms...
- Mother's and offspring's use of antibiotics and infant allergy to cow's milkJohanna Metsälä
Department of Lifestyle and Participation, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland
Epidemiology 24:303-9. 2013..Evidence on the association between antibiotics and the risk of food allergies is limited. We explored the associations between mother's and offspring's use of antibiotics and the risk of cow's milk allergy in infancy...