Affiliation: Derriford Hospital
- Characterisation of asthma that develops during adolescence; findings from the Isle of Wight Birth CohortRamesh J Kurukulaaratchy
The David Hide Asthma and Allergy Research Centre, St Mary s Hospital, Newport, Isle of Wight, PO30 5TG, United Kingdom
Respir Med 106:329-37. 2012..Understanding of adolescent-onset asthma remains limited. We sought to characterise this state and identify associated factors within a longitudinal birth cohort study...
- Are exhaled nitric oxide measurements using the portable NIOX MINO repeatable?Anna Selby
School of Medicine, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
Respir Res 11:43. 2010..This study aimed to assess the reproducibility of the NIOX MINO measurements across age, sex and lung function for both absolute and categorical exhaled nitric oxide values in two distinct groups of children and teenagers...
- The prevalence, characteristics of and early life risk factors for eczema in 10-year-old childrenRamesh Kurukulaaratchy
The David Hide Asthma and Allergy Research Centre, St Mary s Hospital, Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
Pediatr Allergy Immunol 14:178-83. 2003..Eczema is not simply a transient infantile condition but a common problem at 10 years of age, often reflecting persistent disease from early childhood. Inherited predisposition towards atopy is the predominant risk factor for this state...