Dietary fats and asthma in teenagers: analyses of the first Nutrition and Health Survey in Taiwan (NAHSIT).

@article{Huang2001DietaryFA,
  title={Dietary fats and asthma in teenagers: analyses of the first Nutrition and Health Survey in Taiwan (NAHSIT).},
  author={S L Huang and W. H. Pan},
  journal={Clinical and experimental allergy : journal of the British Society for Allergy and Clinical Immunology},
  year={2001},
  volume={31 12},
  pages={1875-80}
}
BACKGROUND The occurrence of asthma may be associated with dietary factors. OBJECTIVE To examine the association between nutrient intake and physician-diagnosed asthma and allergic rhinitis. METHODS A stratified, multiple-staged sampling design was used to select study areas, in which household interviews were carried out to gather information on health status and 24-h food recall. Data from 1166 adolescents, 13-17 years of age, were analysed. RESULTS In univariate analysis, total calorie… CONTINUE READING