Differences in airway responsiveness between children and adults living in the same environment: an epidemiological study in two regions of New South Wales.

@article{Peat1994DifferencesIA,
  title={Differences in airway responsiveness between children and adults living in the same environment: an epidemiological study in two regions of New South Wales.},
  author={J. K. Peat and Eeva Gray and Craig Michael Mellis and Steve R Leeder and Ann J. Woolcock},
  journal={The European respiratory journal},
  year={1994},
  volume={7 10},
  pages={1805-13}
}
The aim of the present study was to compare the severity of asthma in children and adults living in the same home environments. In winter 1991 and 1992, we studied two large random samples of children living in two different regions; and, three months later, we conducted a study of adults who lived with enrolled children. A total of 805 children and 814 adults attended in Lismore, and 850 children and 711 adults in Wagga Wagga. Questionnaires were used to measure symptom history, histamine… CONTINUE READING