Depressive symptoms, social support, and risk of adult asthma in a population-based cohort study.

@article{Loerbroks2010DepressiveSS,
  title={Depressive symptoms, social support, and risk of adult asthma in a population-based cohort study.},
  author={Adrian Loerbroks and Christian J Apfelbacher and Jos Antonio Bosch and Til St{\"u}rmer},
  journal={Psychosomatic medicine},
  year={2010},
  volume={72 3},
  pages={309-15}
}
OBJECTIVE To investigate the association between depressive symptoms, social support, and prevalent as well as incident asthma. Depressive symptoms and social support may affect the development of asthma. This relationship could be mediated by health behaviors and/or inflammatory processes. Evidence from prospective cohort studies on depressive symptoms and social support in relation to asthma risk in adults remains sparse. METHODS Between 1992 and 1995, a population-based sample of 5114… CONTINUE READING
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