Prognostic factors for the outcome of childhood asthma in adolescence

Roorda, R J
January 1996
Thorax;Jan1996 Supp, Vol. 51, pS7
Academic Journal
No abstract available.


Related Articles

  • BREASTFEEDING AND ASTHMA IN ADOLESCENTS. London, Stephanie J.; Promislow, Joanne H. E. // American Journal of Public Health;Nov2004, Vol. 94 Issue 11, p1843 

    Presents a letter to the editor in response to the article "Do Risk Factors for Childhood Infections and Malnutrition Protect Against Asthma? A Study of Brazilian Male Adolescents," by R. da Costa Lima and colleagues in a 2004 issue.

  • DA COSTA LIMA ET AL. RESPOND. da Costa Lima, Rosângela; Victora, Cesar G.; Menezes, Ana Maria B.; Burros, Fernando C. // American Journal of Public Health;Nov2004, Vol. 94 Issue 11, p1843 

    Presents a response by R. da Costa Lima and colleagues to a letter to the editor about their article "Do Risk Factors for Childhood Infections and Malnutrition Protect Against Asthma? A Study of Brazilian Male Adolescents," in a 2004 issue.

  • Online Articles-www.allergyandasthmaproceedings.com.  // Allergy & Asthma Proceedings;Nov/Dec2016, Vol. 37 Issue 6, p506 

    The article presents abstracts on medical topics which include long-term outcome of asthma admissions in pediatric intensive care unit, measures to reduce maintenance therapy with oral corticosteroid in adults with severe asthma and hygiene factors associated with childhood food allergy and asthma.

  • Resilience in Inner City Youth: Childhood Predictors of Occupational Status Across the Lifespan. DiRago, Ana C.; Vaillant, George E. // Journal of Youth & Adolescence;Jan2007, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p61 

    The present prospective study has followed a cohort of inner city men from adolescence (14�2) until age 65. While previous studies of shorter duration have identified numerous childhood factors that powerfully influence outcomes in young adulthood, this study examined the effect of these...

  • Outcome of childhood asthma in mid-adult life. Oswald, Helmut; Phelan, Peter D.; Lanigan, Anna; Hibbert, Marienne; Bowes, Glenn; Olinsky, Anthony // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);7/9/94, Vol. 309 Issue 6947, p95 

    Describes the outcome and changes of childhood asthma for a given period of time. Consistency of the finding of the persistence of childhood asthma into adult life; Difference of wheezing bronchitis and asthma; Absence of substantial changes in the pattern of asthma for a period of time. ...

  • The Social Determination of Childhood and Adolescence. Elkind, David // Education Week;02/24/99, Vol. 18 Issue 24, p48 

    Discusses the stages of childhood innocence and adolescent immaturity. Stages of development; Factors driving the perceptions of childhood competence and adolescent sophistication; Social determination of childhood and adolescence.

  • School Variation in Asthma: Compositional or Contextual? Richmond, Tracy K.; Subramanian, S. V. // PLoS ONE;2009, Vol. 4 Issue 12, p1 

    Background: Childhood asthma prevalence and morbidity have been shown to vary by neighborhood. Less is known about between-school variation in asthma prevalence and whether it exists beyond what one might expect due to students at higher risk of asthma clustering within different schools. Our...

  • Asma y tabaquismo, ¿Una asociación bidireccional? Medina-Páez, Jair Andrés; Chahín-Ojeda, David Orlando; Díaz-Serrano, Nathalia Tatiana; Pinilla-Monsalve, Gabriel David; Bolivar-Grimaldos, Fabio // Revista Salud UIS;sep-dic2014, Vol. 46 Issue 3, p287 

    Asthma is a chronic disease characterized by airway hyperresponsiveness, with specific mechanisms that trigger that hyperreactivity. Among the most studied, there is smoking, a habit which has been closely associated with the development and progression of obstructive lung disease. Few studies...

  • Longitudinal study of childhood wheezy bronchitis and asthma: outcome at age 42. Horak, Elisabeth; Lanigan, Anna; Roberts, Mary; Welsh, Liam; Olinsky, Anthony; Robinson, Colin F; Carlin, John B.; Wilson, John // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);2/22/2003, Vol. 326 Issue 7386, p422 

    Describes the outcome at age 42 years in relation to symptoms of wheezy bronchitis and asthma in childhood. Participants, methods, and results of the Melbourne Epidemiological Study of Childhood Asthma; Indication that the pattern of asthma during childhood predicts outcome; Most children with...

  • The association between tobacco and the risk of asthma, rhinoconjunctivitis and eczema in children and adolescents: analyses from Phase Three of the ISAAC programme. Mitchell, Edwin A.; Beasley, Richard; Keil, Ulrich; Montefort, Stephen; Odhiambo, Joseph // Thorax;Nov2012, Vol. 67 Issue 11, p941 

    Background Exposure to parental smoking is associated with wheeze in early childhood, but in 2006 the US Surgeon General stated that the evidence is insufficient to infer a causal relationship between exposure and asthma in childhood and adolescents. Aims To examine the association between...


Read the Article


Sign out of this library

Other Topics