- Respiratory syncytial virus bronchiolitis in infancy is an important risk factor for asthma and allergy at age 7N Sigurs
Department of Pediatrics, Borås Central Hospital, Boras, Sweden
Am J Respir Crit Care Med 161:1501-7. 2000..The results support the theory that the RSV influences the mechanisms involved in the development of asthma and allergy in children...
- Eosinophil cationic protein in nasal secretion and in serum and myeloperoxidase in serum in respiratory syncytial virus bronchiolitis: relation to asthma and atopyN Sigurs
Department of Paediatrics, Borås Central Hospital, Sweden
Acta Paediatr 83:1151-5. 1994..It was not possible to predict, either from ECP/albumin ratios in nasal secretion or from ECP and MPO in serum, which children would develop asthma, other bronchial obstructive symptoms or positive IgE tests...