Is atopic disease a risk factor for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder? A systematic review.

Abstract

The increase in prevalence and burden of atopic diseases, i.e. eczema, rhinitis, and asthma over the past decades was paralleled by a worldwide increase in attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) diagnoses. We systematically reviewed epidemiologic studies investigating the relationship between atopic diseases and ADHD. Electronic literature search… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1398-9995.2010.02449.x

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@article{Schmitt2010IsAD, title={Is atopic disease a risk factor for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder? A systematic review.}, author={Jochen Schmitt and Angelika Buske-Kirschbaum and Veit R{\"{o}\ssner}, journal={Allergy}, year={2010}, volume={65 12}, pages={1506-24} }