Asthma amongst Tristan da Cunha islanders

@article{Mantle1974AsthmaAT,
  title={Asthma amongst Tristan da Cunha islanders},
  author={J Mantle and J Pepys},
  journal={Clinical \& Experimental Allergy},
  year={1974},
  volume={4}
}
The incidence of asthma amongst Tristan da Cunha islanders was recorded over a period of 16 months. Thirty‐two per cent of the islanders gave a history of asthma, and 22% had one or more attacks during the survey period. Three‐quarters of the affected islanders had mild asthma. Both the incidence and severity of asthma on Tristan have declined since 1944. 
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