Genomes and Genes
Summary: Noises, normal and abnormal, heard on auscultation over any part of the RESPIRATORY TRACT.
Publications284 found, 100 shown here
- Rhinovirus illnesses during infancy predict subsequent childhood wheezingRobert F Lemanske
Department of Pediatrics, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53792 9988, USA edu
J Allergy Clin Immunol 116:571-7. 2005..The contribution of viral respiratory infections during infancy to the development of subsequent wheezing and/or allergic diseases in early childhood is not established...
- Dairy food, calcium and vitamin D intake in pregnancy, and wheeze and eczema in infantsY Miyake
Dept of Public Health Faculty of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka, Japan
Eur Respir J 35:1228-34. 2010..98), respectively). Higher consumption of calcium and dairy foods other than yoghurt during pregnancy may reduce the risk of infantile wheeze. Higher vitamin D intake during pregnancy may be protective against childhood wheeze and eczema...
- Childhood asthma after bacterial colonization of the airway in neonatesHans Bisgaard
Danish Pediatric Asthma Center, Copenhagen University Hospital, Gentofte, Copenhagen
N Engl J Med 357:1487-95. 2007..We conducted a study to investigate a possible association between bacterial colonization of the hypopharynx in asymptomatic neonates and later development of recurrent wheeze, asthma, and allergy during the first 5 years of life...
- Comparison of childhood wheezing phenotypes in 2 birth cohorts: ALSPAC and PIAMAOlga E Savenije
Department of Epidemiology, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
J Allergy Clin Immunol 127:1505-12.e14. 2011..It is unclear whether these phenotypes can be replicated in other birth cohorts...
- Global strategy for the diagnosis and management of asthma in children 5 years and youngerSoren Erik Pedersen
Pediatric Research Unit, Kolding Hospital, Kolding, Denmark
Pediatr Pulmonol 46:1-17. 2011..Patients in this age group are often managed by pediatricians and general practitioners routinely faced with a wide variety of issues related to childhood diseases...
- An official American Thoracic Society/European Respiratory Society statement: pulmonary function testing in preschool childrenNicole Beydon
Am J Respir Crit Care Med 175:1304-45. 2007
- Poverty, dirt, infections and non-atopic wheezing in children from a Brazilian urban centerMauricio L Barreto
Instituto De Saude Coletiva, Universidade Federal da Bahia, Salvador, Brazil
Respir Res 11:167. 2010..Risk factors for atopic and non-atopic asthma may be different. This study aimed to analyze the associations between markers of poverty, dirt and infections and wheezing in atopic and non-atopic children...
- Intermittent inhaled corticosteroids in infants with episodic wheezingHans Bisgaard
Danish Pediatric Asthma Center, Copenhagen University Hospital, Gentofte, Copenhagen
N Engl J Med 354:1998-2005. 2006....
- Parental smoking and children's respiratory health: independent effects of prenatal and postnatal exposureSam Pattenden
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
Tob Control 15:294-301. 2006..We investigate this in a pooled analysis, on 53,879 children from 12 cross-sectional studies--components of the PATY study (Pollution And The Young)...
- Asthma and allergy patterns over 18 years after severe RSV bronchiolitis in the first year of lifeNele Sigurs
Department of Paediatrics, Borås Central Hospital, Borås S 50182, Sweden
Thorax 65:1045-52. 2010..A study was undertaken to examine whether these features persist into early adulthood, to report longitudinal wheeze and allergy patterns, and to see how large and small airway function relates to RSV infection and asthma...
- The effect of single and multiple infections on atopy and wheezing in childrenNeuza Maria Alcântara-Neves
Departamento de Ciências da Biointeração, Instituto de Ciências da Saúde, Universidade Federal da Bahia, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil
J Allergy Clin Immunol 129:359-67, 367.e1-3. 2012..However, the findings of epidemiologic studies investigating the association between infection with atopy and asthma have been inconsistent...
- Not all farming environments protect against the development of asthma and wheeze in childrenMarkus Johannes Ege
University Children s Hospital Munich, Germany
J Allergy Clin Immunol 119:1140-7. 2007..Inconsistent data on the relation of farming to asthma and wheeze have raised some doubt about a true protective effect...
- Phenotypes of childhood asthma: are they real?B D Spycher
Swiss Paediatric Respiratory Research Group, Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine ISPM, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
Clin Exp Allergy 40:1130-41. 2010..Ultimately, the underlying pathophysiology and aetiology will need to be understood to properly characterize the diseases causing recurrent wheeze in children...
- Long-term airway morbidity following viral LRTI in early infancy: recurrent wheezing or asthma?Renato T Stein
Departamento de Pediatria, Faculdade de Medicina, Pontificia Universidade Catolica, Porto Alegre, Brazil
Paediatr Respir Rev 10:29-31. 2009..Prospective trials with anti-viral strategies, including potential new vaccines, should give us better understanding of the role of viral infections in early life in the causation of childhood asthma...
- Phenotypic differences between pediatric and adult asthmaAndrew Bush
Department of Paediatric Respiratory Medicine, Imperial School of Medicine at National Heart and Lung Institute, London, United Kingdom
Proc Am Thorac Soc 6:712-9. 2009..Retrospective recall of childhood events is of limited value. In conclusion, a full understanding the multifaceted phenotypes of asthma requires a thorough knowledge of early life events and their consequences over many decades...
- Neural classification of lung sounds using wavelet coefficientsA Kandaswamy
Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore 641 004, India
Comput Biol Med 34:523-37. 2004..An ANN based system, trained using the resilient back propagation algorithm, was implemented to classify the lung sounds to one of the six categories: normal, wheeze, crackle, squawk, stridor, or rhonchus...
- A birth cohort study of subjects at risk of atopy: twenty-two-year follow-up of wheeze and atopic statusHelen L Rhodes
Department of Paediatrics, Poole Hospital, Poole Dorset Research and Development Support Unit, Poole Hospital Bournemouth University, Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Am J Respir Crit Care Med 165:176-80. 2002..In conclusion, adults with asthma can begin wheezing at any age but tend to sensitize early and have abnormal airway characteristics by the age of 11 yr...
- Increased prevalence of symptoms of rhinitis but not of asthma between 1990 and 2008 in Swedish adults: comparisons of the ECRHS and GA²LEN surveysAnders Bjerg
The OLIN Studies, Department of Medicine, Sunderby Central Hospital of Norrbotten, Lulea, Sweden
PLoS ONE 6:e16082. 2011..This study aimed to compare the prevalence of asthma symptoms and their major determinants, rhinitis and smoking, in Swedish young adults in 1990 and 2008...
- Human rhinovirus infection in young African children with acute wheezingHeidi E Smuts
Division Medical Virology NHLS, Department of Clinical Laboratory Sciences, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
BMC Infect Dis 11:65. 2011..The aim of this study was to determine the role of HRV as a cause of acute wheezing in South African children...
- Pediatric asthma: natural history, assessment, and treatmentRonit Herzog
Department of Pediatrics, Division of Allergy, Immunology and Pulmonology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
Mt Sinai J Med 78:645-60. 2011..This review focuses on the recent studies that led to the current understanding of asthma phenotypes in childhood and the recommended treatments...
- Pattern recognition methods applied to respiratory sounds classification into normal and wheeze classesMohammed Bahoura
Department of Engineering, University of Quebec at Rimouski, allée des Ursulines, Que, Canada
Comput Biol Med 39:824-43. 2009In this paper, we present the pattern recognition methods proposed to classify respiratory sounds into normal and wheeze classes...
- Time-frequency detection and analysis of wheezes during forced exhalationAntoni Homs-Corbera
Department of Automatic Control ESAII, Biomedical Engineering Research Center CREB, Technical University of Catalonia UPC, 08028 Barcelona, Spain
IEEE Trans Biomed Eng 51:182-6. 2004..0195). Finally, limited bandwidth parameters, which measure the bronchodilator response, were also studied...
- Wheeze detection based on time-frequency analysis of breath soundsStyliani A Taplidou
Faculty of Engineering, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, University Campus, Thessaloniki, Greece
Comput Biol Med 37:1073-83. 2007..In addition, the TF-WD was tested against artificial noise. The experimental and testing results justified the efficient performance and high noise robustness of the TF-WD...
- Asthma symptoms and medication in the PIAMA birth cohort: evidence for under and overtreatmentDaan Caudri
Department of Pediatrics Respiratory Medicine, Erasmus University, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Pediatr Allergy Immunol 22:652-9. 2011..Our aim was to investigate whether inhaled medication use in young children was in agreement with asthma symptoms at the age of 2-8 yr...
- Wheezing and bronchial hyper-responsiveness in early childhood as predictors of newly diagnosed asthma in early adulthood: a longitudinal birth-cohort studyDebra A Stern
Arizona Respiratory Center, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
Lancet 372:1058-64. 2008..Incidence of asthma increases during early adulthood. We aimed to estimate the contributions of sex and early life factors to asthma diagnosed in young adults...
- International prevalence of recurrent wheezing during the first year of life: variability, treatment patterns and use of health resourcesJavier Mallol
Department of Pediatric Respiratory Medicine, Hospital El Pino, University of Santiago de Chile, Santiago, Chile
Thorax 65:1004-9. 2010..A study was undertaken to determine the prevalence of RW in infants during their first year of life in affluent and non-affluent localities...
- Daily or intermittent budesonide in preschool children with recurrent wheezingRobert S Zeiger
Department of Allergy, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, San Diego, CA 92111, USA
N Engl J Med 365:1990-2001. 2011..We compared daily therapy with intermittent therapy...
- Maternal vitamin D status in pregnancy and risk of lower respiratory tract infections, wheezing, and asthma in offspringEva Morales
Center for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
Epidemiology 23:64-71. 2012..We assessed whether maternal circulating 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25[OH]D) concentrations in pregnancy are associated with risk of lower respiratory tract infections, wheezing, and asthma in the offspring...
- A randomized intervention of montelukast for post-bronchiolitis: effect on eosinophil degranulationChang Keun Kim
Department of Pediatrics and Asthma and Allergy Center, Inje University Sanggye Paik Hospital, Seoul, Korea
J Pediatr 156:749-54. 2010..To investigate the effect of montelukast on eosinophil degranulation and recurrent wheezing episodes in post-respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) bronchiolitis...
- Polymorphisms in inflammation genes, tobacco smoke and furred pets and wheeze in childrenMette Sørensen
Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden, Copenhagen, Denmark
Pediatr Allergy Immunol 20:614-23. 2009..Polymorphisms in IL-8 affected the association between pet-keeping and risk of wheeze. Polymorphisms in inflammation genes might affect the association between environmental exposures and risk of recurrent wheeze in early childhood...
- Female gender is associated with higher incidence and more stable respiratory symptoms during adolescenceElin Tollefsen
Department of Respiratory Medicine, Trondheim University Hospital, Trondheim, Norway
Respir Med 101:896-902. 2007..The impact of smoking and overweight may put girls at a higher risk of respiratory symptoms than boys. Awareness of the gender difference in respiratory symptoms is important for diagnosis and preventive strategies during adolescence...
- Vitamin D and atopy and asthma phenotypes in children: a longitudinal cohort studyE M Hollams
Telethon Institute for Child Health, 100 Roberts Road, Subiaco WA 6008, Australia
Eur Respir J 38:1320-7. 2011..In a large unselected cohort, males with inadequate vitamin D at 6 and 14 yrs of age had increased atopy and BHR. Low vitamin D at age 6 yrs was a predictor of atopy and asthma at 14 yrs of age...
- Role of rhinovirus C respiratory infections in sick and healthy children in SpainCristina Calvo
Department of Pediatrics, Hospital Severo Ochoa, Leganes, Madrid, Spain
Pediatr Infect Dis J 29:717-20. 2010..Recently a new genogroup of human rhinovirus (HRV) has been described and named HRV-C. The relative importance of HRV-C in viral respiratory tract illnesses is unknown...
- Time trends in asthma and wheeze in Swedish children 1996-2006: prevalence and risk factors by sexAnders Bjerg
The OLIN Studies, Department of Medicine, Sunderby Central Hospital of Norrbotten, Lulea, Sweden
Allergy 65:48-55. 2010..We sought to investigate sex-specific trends in wheeze, asthma, allergic conditions, allergic sensitization and risk factors for wheeze...
- Role of viral respiratory infections in asthma and asthma exacerbationsWilliam W Busse
Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI, USA
Lancet 376:826-34. 2010....
- Indoor molds, bacteria, microbial volatile organic compounds and plasticizers in schools--associations with asthma and respiratory symptoms in pupilsJ L Kim
Department of Medical Sciences, Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Uppsala University and University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
Indoor Air 17:153-63. 2007..05), daytime breathlessness (P < 0.05), doctor-diagnosed asthma (P < 0.05), and current asthma (P < 0.05). In conclusion, exposure to MVOC and plasticizers at school may be a risk factor for asthmatic symptoms in children...
- Fetal exposure to maternal and paternal smoking and the risks of wheezing in preschool children: the Generation R StudyLiesbeth Duijts
The Generation R Study, Department of Epidemiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Chest 141:876-85. 2012..We examined the associations of parental smoking during pregnancy with wheezing in preschool children and whether these associations are explained by postnatal smoke exposure or small for gestational age at birth...
- The ABCs of rhinoviruses, wheezing, and asthmaJames E Gern
Department of Pediatrics and Medicine, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
J Virol 84:7418-26. 2010..The close relationship between HRV infections and asthma suggests that antiviral treatments could have a major impact on the morbidity associated with this chronic respiratory disease...
- Viral infections in relation to age, atopy, and season of admission among children hospitalized for wheezingPeter W Heymann
Department of Pediatrics, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22908 0386, USA
J Allergy Clin Immunol 114:239-47. 2004..However, information about the relationship between viral infections and atopy among children whose attacks of wheezing lead to hospitalization is unclear...
- Bronchial hyperresponsiveness and the development of asthma and COPD in asymptomatic individuals: SAPALDIA cohort studyM H Brutsche
Pneumologie, University Hospital Basel, Petersgraben 4, CH 4031 Basel, Switzerland
Thorax 61:671-7. 2006..We hypothesised that BHR might play a role in the development of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) as well as asthma...
- Longitudinal study on the relationship between cat allergen and endotoxin exposure, sensitization, cat-specific IgG and development of asthma in childhood--report of the German Multicentre Allergy Study (MAS 90)S Lau
Department of Pediatric Pneumology and Immunology, Charité Medical University, Berlin, Germany
Allergy 60:766-73. 2005....
- Persistence of rhinovirus and enterovirus RNA after acute respiratory illness in childrenTuomas Jartti
Department of Pediatrics, Turku University Hospital, Turku, Finland
J Med Virol 72:695-9. 2004..The study shows that after the onset of symptomatic respiratory infection enterovirus RNA may take 2-3 weeks and rhinovirus RNA 5-6 weeks to disappear from nasal mucus...
- Dietary factors associated with wheezing and allergic rhinitis in childrenS Farchi
Agency for Public Health, Lazio Region, Rome, Italy
Eur Respir J 22:772-80. 2003..Dietary antioxidants in vegetables may reduce wheezing symptoms in childhood, whereas both butter and margarine may increase the occurrence of such symptoms...
- Effects of maternal smoking during pregnancy and environmental tobacco smoke on asthma and wheezing in childrenF D Gilliland
Keck School of Medicine, Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90033, USA
Am J Respir Crit Care Med 163:429-36. 2001..that ETS operates as a cofactor with other insults such as intercurrent infections as a trigger of wheezing attacks, rather than as a factor that induces asthma, whereas in utero exposure acts to increase physician-diagnosed asthma..
- A longitudinal, population-based, cohort study of childhood asthma followed to adulthoodMalcolm R Sears
Firestone Institute for Respiratory Health, Department of Medicine, McMaster University and St Joseph s Healthcare, Hamilton, Ont, Canada
N Engl J Med 349:1414-22. 2003..The outcome of childhood asthma in adults has been described in high-risk cohorts, but few population-based studies have reported the risk factors for persistence and relapse...
- The presence of serum anti-Ascaris lumbricoides IgE antibodies and of Trichuris trichiura infection are risk factors for wheezing and/or atopy in preschool-aged Brazilian childrenNeuza M Alcantara-Neves
Departmento de Ciências da Biointeração, Instituto de Ciências da Saúde, Universidade Federal da Bahia, Salvador, Brazil
Respir Res 11:114. 2010..In developing countries, intestinal helminthic infections have also been associated with allergy or atopy-related disorders...
- Hospitalization for RSV bronchiolitis before 12 months of age and subsequent asthma, atopy and wheeze: a longitudinal birth cohort studyJohn Henderson
Department of Respiratory Medicine, Bristol Royal Hospital for Children, UK
Pediatr Allergy Immunol 16:386-92. 2005..5 [1.4, 4.3]) but not with atopy (OR 0.7 [0.2, 1.7]). In a population-based birth cohort, RSV bronchiolitis was associated with subsequent wheezing and asthma but not with the development of atopy by age 7 yr...
- Long-term relation between breastfeeding and development of atopy and asthma in children and young adults: a longitudinal studyMalcolm R Sears
Department of Medicine, McMaster University, Ontario, Hamilton, Canada
Lancet 360:901-7. 2002..Breastfeeding is widely advocated to reduce risk of atopy and asthma, but the evidence for such an effect is conflicting. We aimed to assess long-term outcomes of asthma and atopy related to breastfeeding in a New Zealand birth cohort...
- Umbilical cord and maternal blood red cell fatty acids and early childhood wheezing and eczemaRoger B Newson
Department of Public Health Sciences, Guy s, King s and St Thomas School of Medicine, King s College, London, UK
J Allergy Clin Immunol 114:531-7. 2004..Few studies have explored whether fetal exposure to n-6 and n-3 fatty acids influences the inception of atopic disease...
- Persistence of asthma symptoms during adolescence: role of obesity and age at the onset of pubertyStefano Guerra
Arizona Respiratory Center, University of Arizona, 1501 North Campbell Avenue, P O Box 245030, Tucson, AZ 85724 5030, USA
Am J Respir Crit Care Med 170:78-85. 2004..Our findings from a population-based longitudinal cohort challenge the commonly held view that asthma usually remits during adolescence...
- Systematic review of worldwide variations of the prevalence of wheezing symptoms in childrenSwatee P Patel
School of Health and Social Care, University of Greenwich, Southwood Site, Avery Hill Road, London SE9 2UG, UK
Environ Health 7:57. 2008..Considerable variation in the prevalence of childhood asthma and its symptoms (wheezing) has been observed in previous studies and there is evidence that the prevalence has been increasing over time...
- Neonatal antibiotic treatment is a risk factor for early wheezingBernt Alm
Department of Pediatrics, Goteborg University, Queen Silvia Children s Hospital, SE 416 85 Goteborg, Sweden
Pediatrics 121:697-702. 2008..As a result, there has been a risk of reverse causation. To minimize the risk of reverse causation, we have focused on the effect of antibiotics that are already administered on the neonatal ward...
- The impact of respiratory viral infection on wheezing illnesses and asthma exacerbationsKecia N Carroll
Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37232 2504, USA
Immunol Allergy Clin North Am 28:539-61, viii. 2008....
- Wheeze and asthma prevalence and related health-service use in white and south Asian pre-schoolchildren in the United KingdomC E Kuehni
Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, Swiss Paediatric Respiratory Research Group, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
Clin Exp Allergy 37:1738-46. 2007..These studies have not distinguished different asthma phenotypes or controlled for varying environmental exposures...
- Day-care attendance, position in sibship, and early childhood wheezing: a population-based birth cohort studyNicolaos C Nicolaou
School of Translational Medicine, University of Manchester, University Hospital of South Manchester, National Health Service Foundation Trust, Manchester, United Kingdom
J Allergy Clin Immunol 122:500-6.e5. 2008..There are conflicting data on the effect of day-care attendance and position in sibship on the development of wheezing...
- Assessment and management of children aged 1-59 months presenting with wheeze, fast breathing, and/or lower chest indrawing; results of a multicentre descriptive study in PakistanT Hazir
The Children s Hospital, Islamabad, Pakistan
Arch Dis Child 89:1049-54. 2004..To improve the WHO case management guidelines, more data is needed about the clinical outcome in children with wheezing/pneumonia overlap...
- Variation in family physicians' recording of auscultation abnormalities in patients with acute cough is not explained by case mix. A study from 12 European networksNick A Francis
Cochrane Institute of Primary Care and Public Health, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Cardiff CF14 4YS, UK
Eur J Gen Pract 19:77-84. 2013..Conflicting data on the diagnostic and prognostic value of auscultation abnormalities may be partly explained by inconsistent use of terminology...
- Tobacco smoke exposure, wheeze, and atopyClare S Murray
North West Lung Centre, Wythenshawe Hospital, Manchester, UK
Pediatr Pulmonol 37:492-8. 2004..However, ETS exposure has little or no effect on the development of atopy. Measurement of plasma cotinine was no more useful than tobacco exposure assessment by questionnaire in our cohort...
- Effects of geohelminth infection and age on the associations between allergen-specific IgE, skin test reactivity and wheeze: a case-control studyA L Moncayo
Instituto De Saude Coletiva, Universidade Federal da Bahia, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil
Clin Exp Allergy 43:60-72. 2013..Most childhood asthma in poor populations in Latin America is not associated with aeroallergen sensitization, an observation that could be explained by the attenuation of atopy by chronic helminth infections or effects of age...
- [Relationship between lower respiratory tract infections in the first year of life and the development of asthma and wheezing in children]Carme Puig
IMIM Hospital del Mar, Barcelona, Espana
Arch Bronconeumol 46:514-21. 2010....
- Computerized lung sound analysis as diagnostic aid for the detection of abnormal lung sounds: a systematic review and meta-analysisArati Gurung
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
Respir Med 105:1396-403. 2011..Electronic auscultation and automated classification of recorded lung sounds may help prevent some of these shortcomings...
- A bioacoustic method for timing of the different phases of the breathing cycle and monitoring of breathing frequencyP Hult
Department of Biomedical Engineering and Medicine and Care, Clinical Physiology, Linkoping University, S 581 85, Linkoping, Sweden
Med Eng Phys 22:425-33. 2000....
- A Th1/Th2-associated chemokine imbalance during infancy in children developing eczema, wheeze and sensitizationT R Abrahamsson
Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Division of Pediatrics, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
Clin Exp Allergy 41:1729-39. 2011..Analyses of circulating chemokines offer novel tools to investigate the T helper (Th)1/Th2 imbalance in allergic disease in vivo...
- Decreased lung function after preschool wheezing rhinovirus illnesses in children at risk to develop asthmaTheresa W Guilbert
Department of Pediatrics, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53716, USA
J Allergy Clin Immunol 128:532-8.e1-10. 2011..Preschool rhinovirus (RV) wheezing illnesses predict an increased risk of childhood asthma; however, it is not clear how specific viral illnesses in early life relate to lung function later on in childhood...
- Prevalence of chronic respiratory symptoms among Ohio cash grain farmersJ R Wilkins
Division of Epidemiology and Biometrics, School of Public Health, Ohio State University, Columbus, USA
Am J Ind Med 35:150-63. 1999..The prevalence of chronic cough, chronic phlegm, dyspnea, and non-cold wheeze was estimated from a mixed-mode survey of Ohio cash grain farmers in 1993...
- The role of prenatal, perinatal and postnatal factors in the explanation of socioeconomic inequalities in preschool asthma symptoms: the Generation R StudyEsther Hafkamp-de Groen
The Generation R Study Group, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
J Epidemiol Community Health 66:1017-24. 2012....
- Endotoxin exposure, CD14, and allergic disease: an interaction between genes and the environmentAngela Simpson
North West Lung Centre, Wythenshawe Hospital, Manchester M23 9LT, UK
Am J Respir Crit Care Med 174:386-92. 2006..High endotoxin exposure may reduce the risk of allergic sensitization...
- Residential exposure to motor vehicle emissions and the risk of wheezing among 7-8 year-old schoolchildren: a city-wide cross-sectional study in Nicosia, CyprusNicos Middleton
Department of Nursing, School of Health Sciences, Cyprus University of Technology, Nicosia, Cyprus
Environ Health 9:28. 2010..This study investigates the relationship between self-reported symptoms and residential exposure to motor vehicle emissions among Nicosia schoolchildren...
- Narrative review: should teaching of the respiratory physical examination be restricted only to signs with proven reliability and validity?Jochanan Benbassat
Myers JDC Brookdale Institute, Smokler Center for Health Policy Research, Jerusalem, Israel
J Gen Intern Med 25:865-72. 2010....
- Wheeze monitoring in children for assessment of nocturnal asthma and response to therapyL Bentur
Division of Paediatric Pulmonology, Rambam Medical Centre, Haifa, Israel
Eur Respir J 21:621-6. 2003..Wheeze monitoring provides quantitative and noninvasive information about the extent of nocturnal wheezing in children, correlates well with conventional indices of asthma activity and can assist in assessing efficacy of treatment...
- Role of emerging respiratory viruses in children with severe acute wheezingM L García-García
Pediatrics Department, Severo Ochoa Hospital, Madrid, Spain
Pediatr Pulmonol 45:585-91. 2010..Acute wheezing episodes are frequently associated with respiratory viral infections in children. However, the role of the recently described respiratory viruses is not yet fully understood...
- Prevalence and risk factors of wheeze and eczema in 1-year-old children: the Butajira birth cohort, EthiopiaY Belyhun
Aklilu Lemma Institute of Pathobiology, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia
Clin Exp Allergy 40:619-26. 2010..The rising global prevalence of asthma and other allergic conditions has been linked to potential aetiological factors influencing the developing immune system...
- Impact of innate and environmental factors on wheezing persistence during childhoodJocelyne Just
Centre de l Asthme et des Allergies, Groupe Hospitalier Trousseau La Roche Guyon, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie Paris 6, Paris, France
J Asthma 47:412-6. 2010..Persistent asthma in adults starts often early in childhood and is associated with alterations in respiratory function that occur early in life...
- What drives prescribing of asthma medication to children? A multilevel population-based studyMira G P Zuidgeest
Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacotherapy, Utrecht Institute for Pharmaceutical Sciences UIPS, Faculty of Science, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands
Ann Fam Med 7:32-40. 2009..This challenge creates an opportunity for variability in prescribing. The aim of our study was to investigate how and to what degree patient, family, and physician characteristics influence prescribing of asthma medication in children...
- Mold damage in homes and wheezing in infantsSeung Hyun Cho
Department of Environmental Health, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267 0056, USA
Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 97:539-45. 2006..In most studies that investigate the association of mold or water damage and respiratory disorders in infants, the analysis is not adjusted for exposure to house dust mite (HDM), which is also a known cause of respiratory illnesses...
- The transient value of classifying preschool wheeze into episodic viral wheeze and multiple trigger wheezeA Schultz
School of Paediatric and Child Health, University of Western Australia, Perth, WA, Australia
Acta Paediatr 99:56-60. 2010..A recently proposed method for classifying preschool wheeze is to describe it as either episodic (viral) wheeze or multiple trigger wheeze. In research studies, phenotype is generally determined by retrospective questionnaire...
- Duration and exclusiveness of breastfeeding and childhood asthma-related symptomsA M M Sonnenschein-van der Voort
The Generation R Study Group, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Eur Respir J 39:81-9. 2012..These associations seemed, at least partly, to be explained by infectious, but not by atopic, mechanisms...
- Secondary prevention of asthma by the use of Inhaled Fluticasone propionate in Wheezy INfants (IFWIN): double-blind, randomised, controlled studyClare S Murray
University of Manchester, North West Lung Centre, Wythenshawe Hospital, Manchester M23 9LT, UK
Lancet 368:754-62. 2006..We tested our hypothesis that to prevent loss of lung function and worsening asthma later in childhood, anti-inflammatory treatment needs to be started early in life...
- Associations of obesity, sleep-disordered breathing, and wheezing in childrenLoreto G Sulit
Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Rainbow Babies and Children s Hospital, Case Western Reserve University, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106 6003, USA
Am J Respir Crit Care Med 171:659-64. 2005..We conclude that SDB and obesity each are associated with asthma and wheeze. The relationship between obesity and wheeze may be partly mediated by factors associated with SDB...
- Exhaled nitric oxide, susceptibility and new-onset asthma in the Children's Health StudyT M Bastain
Dept of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, 1540 Alcazar Street, CHP 236, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
Eur Respir J 37:523-31. 2011..Our results indicate that children with elevated F(eNO) are at increased risk for new-onset asthma, especially if they have no parental history of asthma...
- Risk factors for atopic and non-atopic asthma in a rural area of EcuadorAna Lucia Moncayo
Instituto de Saúde Coletiva Universidade Federal da Bahia, Rua Basílio da Gama, S N, Salvador, Bahia, CEP 40 110 040 Brazil
Thorax 65:409-16. 2010..Distinct risk factors were associated with the two wheeze phenotypes and may indicate different causal mechanisms. Future preventive strategies in such populations may need to be targeted at the causes of non-atopic wheeze...
- Air pollution, aeroallergens, and emergency room visits for acute respiratory diseases and gastroenteric disorders among young children in six Italian citiesFlavia Orazzo
Pediatric Emergency Room, Santobono s Hospital, Naples, Italy
Environ Health Perspect 117:1780-5. 2009..We conducted a multicity analysis of the relationship between air pollution and ER visits for wheezing and gastroenteric disorder in children 0-2 years of age...
- Early endotoxin exposure and atopy development in infants: results of a birth cohort studyG Bolte
University of Ulm, Department of Epidemiology, Ulm, Germany
Clin Exp Allergy 33:770-6. 2003..Exposure to endotoxin in childhood is currently discussed to protect from the development of allergic diseases...
- Prediction of asthma in symptomatic preschool children using exhaled nitric oxide, Rint and specific IgEDaan Caudri
Department of Pediatrics Respiratory Medicine, Erasmus University, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Thorax 65:801-7. 2010..For clinicians it remains very difficult to predict whether preschool children with symptoms suggestive of asthma will develop asthma in later childhood...
- Maternal obesity in pregnancy and respiratory health in early childhoodSiri E Håberg
Division of Epidemiology, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 23:352-62. 2009..3] for children with mothers who were obese during pregnancy, than for children of mothers with normal BMI. This effect was not mediated through obesity-related pregnancy complications, low birthweight, preterm birth or caesarean section...
- Association of bacteria and viruses with wheezy episodes in young children: prospective birth cohort studyHans Bisgaard
The Copenhagen Prospective Studies on Asthma in Childhood, Health Sciences, University of Copenhagen, and The Danish Pediatric Asthma Centre, Copenhagen University Hospital, Gentofte, Ledreborg Alle 34, DK 2820 Gentofte, Copenhagen, Denmark
BMJ 341:c4978. 2010..To study the association between wheezy symptoms in young children and the presence of bacteria in the airways...
- Accuracy of history, wheezing, and forced expiratory time in the diagnosis of chronic obstructive pulmonary diseaseSharon E Straus
The Division of General Internal Medicine, University Health Network Mount Sinai Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
J Gen Intern Med 17:684-8. 2002..To determine the accuracy of the history and selected elements of the physical examination in the diagnosis of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)...
- Rhinovirus-induced bronchiolitis and asthma developmentTuomas Jartti
Department of Pediatrics, Turku University Hospital, Turku, Finland
Pediatr Allergy Immunol 22:350-5. 2011..RSV bronchiolitis in infancy (at the time when PCR was not available for HRV diagnosis) offers indirect evidence for the association between HRV bronchiolitis and chronic asthma...
- Asthma at 8 years of age in children born by caesarean sectionC Roduit
Centre for Prevention and Health Services Research, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
Thorax 64:107-13. 2009....
- Effect of inhaled corticosteroids on episodes of wheezing associated with viral infection in school age children: randomised double blind placebo controlled trialI J Doull
University Medicine, Southampton General Hospital
BMJ 315:858-62. 1997..To determine the effect of regular prophylactic inhaled corticosteroids on wheezing episodes associated with viral infection in school age children...
- Teenage asthma after severe early childhood wheezing: an 11-year prospective follow-upMari K Hyvärinen
Department of Pediatrics, Kuopio University Hospital, Kuopio, Finland
Pediatr Pulmonol 40:316-23. 2005..The risk was about 5-fold after respiratory syncytial virus-induced wheezing, and more than 10-fold after rhinovirus-induced wheezing in the present study...
- Perennial allergen sensitisation early in life and chronic asthma in children: a birth cohort studySabina Illi
Department of Pediatric Pneumology and Immunology, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Germany
Lancet 368:763-70. 2006..Unknown factors between birth and school age determine the progressive loss of pulmonary function in children with persistent asthma. We investigated the role of allergic sensitisation and allergen exposure early in life...
- Respiratory symptoms and smoking behaviour in Swiss conscriptsDavid Miedinger
Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
Swiss Med Wkly 136:659-63. 2006..We undertook a prospective cross sectional study to determine the prevalence of respiratory symptoms, smoking behaviour and willingness to participate in a smoking cessation program in Swiss conscripts...
- Molecular characterization and distinguishing features of a novel human rhinovirus (HRV) C, HRVC-QCE, detected in children with fever, cough and wheeze during 2003K E Arden
Sir Albert Sakzewski Virus Research Centre, Queensland Children s Medical Research Institute, Royal Children s Hospital, Queensland, Australia
J Clin Virol 47:219-23. 2010....
- Human rhinovirus C associated with wheezing in hospitalised children in the Middle EastE Kathryn Miller
Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA
J Clin Virol 46:85-9. 2009..Few studies have investigated the disease burden and genetic diversity of human rhinoviruses (HRVs) in developing countries...
- West Sweden Asthma Study: prevalence trends over the last 18 years argues no recent increase in asthmaJan Lotvall
Department of Internal Medicine, Krefting Research Centre, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
Respir Res 10:94. 2009..Therefore, our data argues that the continued increase in asthma prevalence that has been observed over the last half century is over...
- Live attenuated versus inactivated influenza vaccine in infants and young childrenRobert B Belshe
Saint Louis University Health Sciences Center, St Louis, USA
N Engl J Med 356:685-96. 2007..S. advisory bodies. To evaluate alternative vaccine approaches, we compared the safety and efficacy of intranasally administered live attenuated influenza vaccine with those of inactivated vaccine in infants and young children...
- The relationship between household income and childhood respiratory health in the United KingdomMara Violato
University of Oxford, Health Economics Research Centre, Oxford, United Kingdom
Soc Sci Med 69:955-63. 2009..We argue that our evidence should inform government health and broader fiscal policies aimed at reducing health inequalities in childhood...
- Recurrent wheezing in the third year of life among children born at 32 weeks' gestation or later: relationship to laboratory-confirmed, medically attended infection with respiratory syncytial virus during the first year of lifeGabriel J Escobar
Division of Research, Systems Research Initiative and Perinatal Research Unit, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland, California 94612, USA
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:915-22. 2010..To quantify the relationship between recurrent wheezing (RW) in the third year of life and respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) infection, prematurity, and neonatal oxygen exposure...
- Relationship between socioeconomic status and asthma: a longitudinal cohort studyR J Hancox
Dunedin Multidisciplinary Health and Development Research Unit, Dunedin School of Medicine, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
Thorax 59:376-80. 2004..Most of these studies have been cross sectional in design and have relied on subjective markers of asthma such as symptoms of wheeze. Many have been unable to control adequately for potential confounding factors...
- Family history of asthma and atopy: in-depth analyses of the impact on asthma and wheeze in 7- to 8-year-old childrenAnders Bjerg
Obstructive Lung Disease in Northern Sweden Studies, Department of Medicine, Sunderby Central Hospital of Norrbotten, Lulea, Sweden
Pediatrics 120:741-8. 2007..Previous population-based studies have not stratified analyses by child gender and sensitization status. Our aim was to study in detail the hereditary component of childhood asthma...
- AADRC -- Mechanisms of Virus-Induced AsthmaJames Gern; Fiscal Year: 2005..It is proposed that these collaborative studies will provide new insight into mechanisms of respiratory-virus-induced asthma, the possible role of diminished IFN-gamma production in this process, and possibilities for new treatment...
- The Genetic Epidemiology of Asthma in Costa RicaJUAN CELEDON; Fiscal Year: 2005..In addition, it will create a bank of phenotypic and genotypic information that will facilitate further hypothesis testing in a unique patient cohort. ..
- T Regulatory Cells and Childhood AsthmaJames Gern; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..
- Innate Immunity and RSV Infection in ChildrenTheresa Guilbert; Fiscal Year: 2007..Accomplishment of these aims will allow us to begin to elucidate the immune mechanisms of the major gene-environment interactions influencing early childhood respiratory disease. ..
- Epidemiology of Regulatory T Cells in Pregnancy and Childhood Atopic DiseasesGanesa Wegienka; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Prevention of chronic asthma: age 7 follow upMARY KLINNERT; Fiscal Year: 2005..In addition, we will use the early data to identify developmental precursors for poor adherence and increased asthma morbidity at age 7. ..
- BETA-2 ADRENERGIC RECEPTOR POLYMORPHISMS AND ASTHMAAugusto Litonjua; Fiscal Year: 2002..End of Abstract) ..
- HOW MUCH DOES SHE REALLY DRINK? AN HMO INTERVENTIONGABRIEL ESCOBAR; Fiscal Year: 2003..abstract_text> ..
- CYTOKINE DYSREGULATION, VIRUSES, AND CHILDHOOD ASTHMAROBERT LEMANSKE; Fiscal Year: 2001..The results of these studies will provide information that will be a major step forward in our understanding of the relative influence that genetic and environmental risk factors on the development of childhood asthma. ..
- Gene by Environment Interactions in Asthma and AllergyAugusto Litonjua; Fiscal Year: 2009..Blood for genetic material is currently being collected on the two cohorts, and endotoxin will be measured from stored, frozen house dust. ..
- Airway as Target Organ in Infants with Atopic DermatitisRobert Tepper; Fiscal Year: 2008..Specific Aim # 2: Evaluate whether the presence of phenotypic characteristics of the asthmatic airway identifies infants and toddlers that develop clinical asthma by 5 years of age. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- ASTHMA AND INTERVENTIONS IN THE EMERGENCY DEPARTMENTRobert Strunk; Fiscal Year: 2002..The intent to treat model will be used, as primary outcome can be obtained after consent even if not contact cannot be made at 2 week and 6 month phone calls. ..
- Treatment of Severe Persistent AsthmaROBERT LEMANSKE; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- DIET AND CHRONIC OBSTRUCTIVE PULMONARY DISEASECarlos Camargo; Fiscal Year: 2002..The proposed study is cost-effective, as it makes use of an existing cohort, and it will provide information that could have direct clinical application to reduce risk of COPD. ..
- GROWTH OF AIRWAYS AND LUNG PARENCHYMA IN NORMAL INFANTSRobert Tepper; Fiscal Year: 2009..abstract_text> ..
- Epidemiology of asthma: risk and prognosis in a cohort from birth to adolescenceSyed Hasan Arshad; Fiscal Year: 2010..Our work brings together a multidisciplinary research team with a proven record of collaboration and expertise in respiratory medicine, allergy and immunology, epidemiology, genetics, and biostatistics. ..
- CARE Network--St. Louis CenterRobert Strunk; Fiscal Year: 2008..End of abstract.) [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Sepsis and Critical Illness in Babies > 34 Weeks GestationGABRIEL ESCOBAR; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Severe Asthma From Respiratory InfectionsWilliam W Busse; Fiscal Year: 2010..These studies will provide new insights into the mechanisms of asthma, particularly severe disease, and possibilities of new approaches to treatment. ..
- Prospective Study of Dietary Factors, BMI, and Risk of Asthma in ChildrenCarlos Camargo; Fiscal Year: 2008..The proposed study is cost-effective, as it makes use of an existing cohort, and it will provide information that could have direct clinical application to reduce risk of asthma. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- CARE Network - Madison Clinical CenterROBERT LEMANSKE; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..
- MECHANISMS OF RHINOVIRUS INDUCED ASTHMAWilliam Busse; Fiscal Year: 2002..The proposed studies will provide new evidence as the mechanisms by which RV-infected epithelial cells cause granulocytic bronchial inflammation and asthma exacerbations. ..
- Longitudinal Lung Function Changes--Aging/Genetics/RiskAugusto Litonjua; Fiscal Year: 2008..The results of this proposal will shed light on potential mechanisms that affect lung function decline in aging. ..
- Vitamin D in Obstructive Lung DiseasesAugusto Litonjua; Fiscal Year: 2008..Additionally, supplementation with vitamin D can be implemented in cost-effective population-based programs to prevent the development of, and treat these disorders. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Prospective Study of Diet, Physical Activity, BMI and Risk of Pulmonary EmbolismCarlos Camargo; Fiscal Year: 2008..We believe that quantifying these modifiable risk factors will lead to public health interventions that decrease the incidence of pulmonary embolism in the elderly population. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- ASTHMA CLINICAL RESEARCH NETWORKROBERT LEMANSKE; Fiscal Year: 2002....
- Risk Factors Accounting for Neighborhood Differences in Asthma PrevalenceMatthew S Perzanowski; Fiscal Year: 2010..Aim 3. We hypothesize that among children sensitized to at least one allergen (i.e., atopic), those who live in a HAPN will be more likely to have asthma than those who live in an LAPN. ..
- CHEMOKINE BIOMARKERS OF DIISOCYANATE OCCUPATIONAL ASTHMADavid Bernstein; Fiscal Year: 2002..abstract_text> ..
- Effects of Light at Night on Circadian System in NursesEva Schernhammer; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..
- Antibiotics in Infancy-Risk Factor for Childhood AsthmaDennis Ownby; Fiscal Year: 2002..This new analysis will allow a much more rigorous examination of the possible relationship between early antibiotic use and asthma in a population of American children. ..
- HUMAN MONOCLONAL ANTIBODIES THAT NEUTRALIZE VACCINIAJames Crowe; Fiscal Year: 2002..In summary, this work will yield a safe and effective immunotherapeutic strategy for treatment of vaccinia complications. ..
- Aspartame Intake and the Risk of CancerEva Schernhammer; Fiscal Year: 2008..Our results may help decision-makers formulate guidelines and direct future aspartame studies. Even a null finding would be important in this context. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- PHONATION AND PHONATORY CONTROL IN VOCAL TREMORSMarshall Smith; Fiscal Year: 2002..The experimental phase consists of studies of neuromuscular and respiratory input to the larynx. This information about vocal tremor will be applied to model simulations with the use of physiological signals as input model parameters. ..
- Respiratory Syncytial Virus Nanoparticle VaccinesJames Crowe; Fiscal Year: 2008..The development of a new technology for vaccination using nanoparticles also could have wide impact, since such a vaccine technology might be useful in developing vaccines against other infections. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Influence of Genetics and Air Pollution Exposures on Birth OutcomesKathleen Mortimer; Fiscal Year: 2008..Study designs that allow for cost-efficient participant recruitment and sample collection would guide future cohort studies of children's environmental health. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Role of Mouse Allergen in Childhood AsthmaWanda Phipatanakul; Fiscal Year: 2007..This will help her translate knowledge gained from her research into direct community benefit. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- GENETIC REGULATION OF IMMUNE MATURATION IN ASTHMAFernando Martinez; Fiscal Year: 2001....
- Developing and Evaluating New Approaches to Youth Agricultural Injury PreventionJohn Wilkins; Fiscal Year: 2009..5. Relying on the PEM data, quantify the risk of CAI among participating youth. ..
- Molecular epidemiologic identification of pneumococcal tissue specific genesMELINDA MARY PETTIGREW; Fiscal Year: 2010..A greater understanding of the genetic factors that influence the virulence potential of pneumococcal clones is critical to our ability to develop effective methods to control, prevent, and treat these important infections. ..
- Impact of Violence on Obesity & Reproductive Axes in YouthRosalind J Wright; Fiscal Year: 2010..In addition, salivary cortisol rhythms will be examined in relation to history of violence exposure and as a mediator between violence exposure and the proposed outcomes in a subsample (n=1200). ..
- ONTOGENY OF RSV-SPECIFIC B CELL RESPONSES IN HUMANSJames Crowe; Fiscal Year: 2001..The data from this work will direct decisions about the best vaccine strategy to use against RSV in neonates, and will delineate basic mechanisms of the ontogeny of B-cell repertoire diversity in humans. ..
- Effects of Long-Term Low Level Hydrogen Sulfide ExposureMichael N Bates; Fiscal Year: 2010..Study results will either confirm the adequacy of current U.S. occupational and environmental exposure standards for H2S or provide evidence that they are insufficiently health protective. ..
- CARE Network-UCSD Clinical CenterRobert Zeiger; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..
- Immunomodulation on the Nanoscale (RMI)James Crowe; Fiscal Year: 2004..Immunology and infectious diseases. 2. Materials science, especially nanoparticles, nanowires, and nanofluidics. 3. Instrumented platforms for cellular imaging and control. 4. Biocomputing. ..
- Pet Exposure, Allergy and Early Asthma in the Inner-CityMatthew Perzanowski; Fiscal Year: 2005..3) Determine whether pet allergen exposure in an inner-city community is associated with early predictors of allergic disease and asthma including persistent wheeze, doctor diagnosed eczema and asthma symptoms. ..
- Human T Cells Responses to RSVJames Crowe; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- Ventilation Improves Lung Physiology and BiologyBela Suki; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- UVA Asthma and Allergic Diseases CenterThomas Platts Mills; Fiscal Year: 2005..Understanding the mechanisms involved is essential for defining new approaches to treatment and prevention and also for explaining the increasing prevalence of asthma. ..
- Racial Disparities in Diabetes in the US and the UKArch Mainous; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- Human Antibody Responses to RotavirusJames Crowe; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Adherence to the NAGCAT and Injury Risk ReductionJohn Wilkins; Fiscal Year: 2005..5. Identify parental characteristics and attitudes that most strongly predict high compliance / conformity with the NAGCAT. ..
- Gene Discovery for Pneumococcal Otitis MediaMelinda Pettigrew; Fiscal Year: 2005..Discovery of additional factors involved in streptococcal OM will facilitate the development of new strategies for the control and prevention of this important disease. ..
- RESPONSES TO RSV AND ALLERGENS AS ANTECEDENTS OF ASTHMAMarilyn Halonen; Fiscal Year: 2002....
- Medical workplace exposures, atopy and asthma in nursesMaria Mirabelli; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- CHRONIC LIFE STRESS AND INCIDENT ASTHMA IN ADULT WOMENRosalind Wright; Fiscal Year: 2003..To our knowledge, this would be the first large-scale (N=64,000) longitudinal study of the association between a specific chronic life stressor (i.e., violence) and the incidence of asthma in adult women. ..
- Alphavirus-based Vaccine for Prevention of MPV InfectionJames Crowe; Fiscal Year: 2008..The consortium submitting this application brings together an experienced investigator group with expertise in pneumovirus and alphavirus virology, immunology, and vaccine development. ..
- Microbial Innate Immunity In Asthma PathogenesisMarilyn Halonen; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..
- CARE Network - Tucson Clinical CenterFernando Martinez; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..
- CHROMOSOME 5Q GENE VARIANTS AND ASTHMA-RELATED TRAITSFernando Martinez; Fiscal Year: 2004..This will allow to better understand the genetic influence that determine asthma risk. ..
- Human Laryngeal Pacing for AspirationMichael Broniatowski; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- Quality of Life in patients with severe Cystic FibrosisChristopher Goss; Fiscal Year: 2007....
- IL8 and GATA3-mediated Pathways in Asthma ExacerbationsFernando Martinez; Fiscal Year: 2008..End of Abstract) [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Environmental Effects on Lung Function in Cystic Fibrosis PatientsChristopher Goss; Fiscal Year: 2008..Our proposal will also enhance our understanding of lung growth in CF and represents the initial phase of a program to understand environmental effects on CF lung disease. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- INNATE IMMUNITY IN HEART, LUNG, AND BLOOD DISEASEFernando Martinez; Fiscal Year: 2003..abstract_text> ..
- Peer Education in Pregnancy StudyVictoria Persky; Fiscal Year: 2006..Results of this study will assist in elucidating the etiologic pathway by which asthma develops early in life, as well as assist in the development of effective intervention programs. ..
- ASSESSMENT OF BIOLOGICAL/SOCIAL RISK IN PRETERM INFANTSDiane Holditch Davis; Fiscal Year: 2001....