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Registers of the Swedish total population and their use in medical research
The primary aim of the Swedish national population registration system is to obtain data that (1) reflect the composition, relationship and identities of the Swedish population and (2) can be used asExpand
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Impact of gender on asthma in childhood and adolescence: a GA2LEN review
A number of studies have shown gender differences in the prevalence of wheeze and asthma. The aim of this review was to examine published results on gender differences in childhood and adolescentExpand
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Prevention of asthma during the first 5 years of life: a randomized controlled trial.
BACKGROUND Early life exposures may be important in the development of asthma and allergic disease. OBJECTIVE To test house dust mite (HDM) avoidance and dietary fatty acid modification,Expand
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The Swedish Twin Registry: establishment of a biobank and other recent developments.
The Swedish Twin Registry (STR) today contains more than 194,000 twins and more than 75,000 pairs have zygosity determined by an intra-pair similarity algorithm, DNA, or by being of opposite sex. OfExpand
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Paternal age at childbearing and offspring psychiatric and academic morbidity.
IMPORTANCE Advancing paternal age is associated with increased genetic mutations during spermatogenesis, which research suggests may cause psychiatric morbidity in the offspring. The effects ofExpand
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Risks of Psychiatric Disorders and Suicide Attempts in Children and Adolescents With Type 1 Diabetes: A Population-Based Cohort Study
OBJECTIVE To assess the risk of psychiatric disorders and suicide attempts in children with type 1 diabetes and their healthy siblings. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS We performed a population-basedExpand
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Associations of Maternal Antidepressant Use During the First Trimester of Pregnancy With Preterm Birth, Small for Gestational Age, Autism Spectrum Disorder, and Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity
While antidepressant use during pregnancy has been associated with adverse birth and neurodevelopmental outcomes, these associations may be attributed to confounding factors, such as genetic influeExpand
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Shared genetic origin of asthma, hay fever and eczema elucidates allergic disease biology
Asthma, hay fever (or allergic rhinitis) and eczema (or atopic dermatitis) often coexist in the same individuals, partly because of a shared genetic origin. To identify shared risk variants, weExpand
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Development and comorbidity of eczema, asthma and rhinitis to age 12 – data from the BAMSE birth cohort
Allergy‐related diseases are a public health issue, but knowledge on development and comorbidity among children is scarce. The aim was to study the development of eczema, asthma and rhinitis inExpand
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The association between infant feeding practices and subsequent atopy among children with a family history of asthma
Background Although longer duration of breastfeeding and later introduction of solid foods are both recommended for the prevention of asthma and allergic disease, evidence to support theseExpand
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