A meta‐analysis of the association between Caesarean section and childhood asthma

@article{Thavagnanam2008AMO,
  title={A meta‐analysis of the association between Caesarean section and childhood asthma},
  author={S. Thavagnanam and J. Fleming and A. Bromley and M. Shields and C. Cardwell},
  journal={Clinical \& Experimental Allergy},
  year={2008},
  volume={38}
}
Background Children born by Caesarean section have modified intestinal bacterial colonization and consequently may have an increased risk of developing asthma under the hygiene hypothesis. The results of previous studies that have investigated the association between Caesarean section and asthma have been conflicting. 
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