Karen A Callahan
Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
- Knowledge and practice of dust mite control by specialty careKaren A Callahan
Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 90:302-7. 2003..Dust mites are the primary indoor allergen risk for increasing asthma attacks and morbidity. Adherence to allergen avoidance recommendations decreases bronchial reactivity and asthma morbidity...
- Indoor exposures to air pollutants and allergens in the homes of asthmatic children in inner-city BaltimorePatrick N Breysse
Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 North Wolfe Street Room W6010A, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
Environ Res 98:167-76. 2005..Understanding this combined insult may help to explain the differential asthma burden between inner-city and non-inner-city children...
- Methods and issues in conducting a community-based environmental randomized trialLee J Swartz
Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, CMSC 1102 600 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287 3923, USA
Environ Res 95:156-65. 2004..Asthma morbidity and adherence was assessed quarterly. Collaboration with the community proved very beneficial in creating a study design and procedures acceptable to an inner-city community...