[Associations between bioaerosols coming from livestock facilities and asthmatic symptoms in children].

@article{Hoopmann2006AssociationsBB,
  title={[Associations between bioaerosols coming from livestock facilities and asthmatic symptoms in children].},
  author={M. Hoopmann and Oliver Hehl and F Neisel and Thomas T Werfel},
  journal={Gesundheitswesen (Bundesverband der Arzte des Offentlichen Gesundheitsdienstes (Germany))},
  year={2006},
  volume={68 8-9},
  pages={575-84}
}
Although health effects of occupational exposures to livestock emissions are known, potential associations between living in the neighbourhood of intensive livestock facilities and the risk of developing respiratory or allergic diseases are still under discussion. During routine school entry examinations in selected rural districts in Lower Saxony we asked parents about respiratory and allergic symptoms of their 5-6 year old children. A questionnaire with standardised questions of the ISAAC… CONTINUE READING