Asthma and atopy in schoolchildren in a defined population.


We investigated the frequency of allergic disorders, the pattern of allergen sensitization and serum total IgE concentration in a population-based sample of schoolchildren screened on the basis of respiratory symptoms (N = 244). The children were classified on clinical grounds into three groups, asthma (N = 43), other symptoms from lower airways (OSLA; N… (More)


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@article{Remes1996AsthmaAA, title={Asthma and atopy in schoolchildren in a defined population.}, author={Sami Remes and Matti O. Korppi}, journal={Acta paediatrica}, year={1996}, volume={85 8}, pages={965-70} }