Asthma in Latin America: where the asthma causative/protective hypotheses fail.

@article{Mallol2008AsthmaIL,
  title={Asthma in Latin America: where the asthma causative/protective hypotheses fail.},
  author={Javier Mallol},
  journal={Allergologia et immunopathologia},
  year={2008},
  volume={36 3},
  pages={150-3}
}
protection have been the subject of challenges and changes during the last years. Probably the most important are related with the findings of large, well-standardized epidemiological studies undertaken at global scale which have included children from several countries in different stages of development and with diverse ethnic and cultural backgrounds. These studies have provided information on largely ignored aspects related to asthma prevalence in low-resourced countries, and have shown that… CONTINUE READING