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Meteorological conditions, climate change, new emerging factors, and asthma and related allergic disorders. A statement of the World Allergy Organization
The prevalence of allergic airway diseases such as asthma and rhinitis has increased dramatically to epidemic proportions worldwide. Besides air pollution from industry derived emissions and motorExpand
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Thunderstorm‐related asthma: what happens and why
The fifth report issued by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change forecasts that greenhouse gases will increase the global temperature as well as the frequency of extreme weather phenomena. AnExpand
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Climate change, air pollution, and allergic respiratory diseases: an update
Purpose of reviewThe rising trend in prevalence of allergic respiratory disease and bronchial asthma, observed over the last decades, can be explained by changes occurring in the environment, withExpand
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Climate Change and Air Pollution: Effects on Respiratory Allergy
A body of evidence suggests that major changes involving the atmosphere and the climate, including global warming induced by anthropogenic factors, have impact on the biosphere and human environment.Expand
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Climate change and air pollution
1Division of Pneumology, Department of Respiratory Diseases, High Speciality Hospital “V.Monaldi” Naples and University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy; 2Division of Respiratory and AllergicExpand
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Climate change, allergy and asthma, and the role of tropical forests
BackgroundTropical forests cover less than 10 per cent of all land area (1.8 × 107 km2) and over half of the tropical-forest area (1.1 × 107 Km2) is represented by humid tropical forests (also calledExpand
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Venous thromboembolism and lung cancer: a review
Venous thromboembolism (VTE) is a common complication of malignancies and epidemiological studies suggest that lung cancer belonged to the group of malignancies with the highest incidence rates ofExpand
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Asthma-related deaths
Despite major advances in the treatment of asthma and the development of several asthma guidelines, people still die of asthma currently. According to WHO estimates, approximately 250,000 people dieExpand
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Treating severe allergic asthma with anti-IgE monoclonal antibody (omalizumab): a review
Increased asthma severity is not only associated with enhanced recurrent hospitalization and mortality but also with higher social costs.Several cases of asthma are atopic in nature, with the triggerExpand
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NMR metabolomic analysis of exhaled breath condensate of asthmatic patients at two different temperatures.
Exhaled breath condensate (EBC) collection is a noninvasive method to investigate lung diseases. EBC is usually collected with commercial/custom-made condensers, but the optimal condensingExpand
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