Changes in the prevalence of asthma and allergic diseases among Brazilian schoolchildren (13-14 years old): comparison between ISAAC Phases One and Three.

@article{Sol2007ChangesIT,
  title={Changes in the prevalence of asthma and allergic diseases among Brazilian schoolchildren (13-14 years old): comparison between ISAAC Phases One and Three.},
  author={Dirceu Sol{\'e} and Karin C Melo and In{\^e}s Cristina Camelo-Nunes and Leandro S. Freitas and Murilo Carlos Amorim de Britto and Nelson Augusto Ros{\'a}rio and Melissa S Jones and Gilberto Bueno Fischer and Charles Kirov Naspitz},
  journal={Journal of tropical pediatrics},
  year={2007},
  volume={53 1},
  pages={13-21}
}
The present study is aimed to describe the changes in the prevalence of symptoms of asthma, rhinitis and eczema among Brazilian adolescents (AD, 13-14 years old) between Phases 1 and 3 of the International Study of Asthma and Allergies in Childhood (ISAAC). The prevalence of self-reported symptoms of asthma, rhinitis and eczema in AD from five Brazilian cities (Curitiba, Porto Alegre, Recife, Salvador and São Paulo), obtained during ISAAC Phase 1 (n = 15 419) and Phase 3 (n = 15 684), was… CONTINUE READING

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