Cross-sectional association of dietary patterns with asthma and atopic sensitization in childhood - in a cohort study.

@article{Patel2014CrosssectionalAO,
  title={Cross-sectional association of dietary patterns with asthma and atopic sensitization in childhood - in a cohort study.},
  author={Sumaiya Patel and Adnan Custovic and Jaclyn A Smith and Angela Simpson and Gina Kerry and Clare S. Murray},
  journal={Pediatric allergy and immunology : official publication of the European Society of Pediatric Allergy and Immunology},
  year={2014},
  volume={25 6},
  pages={565-71}
}
BACKGROUND Many studies have investigated individual nutrients or foods as risk factors for allergic disease, but few have studied dietary patterns. We aimed to use principal component analysis (PCA) to determine dietary patterns in school age children and examine associations between these dietary patterns and wheeze, asthma and sensitization. METHODS… CONTINUE READING