Markers of allergic inflammation in peripheral blood of children with asthma after treatment with inhaled triamcinolone acetonide.

@article{Stelmach2001MarkersOA,
  title={Markers of allergic inflammation in peripheral blood of children with asthma after treatment with inhaled triamcinolone acetonide.},
  author={I Stelmach and Joanna Jerzyńska and Piotr Kuna},
  journal={Annals of allergy, asthma & immunology : official publication of the American College of Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology},
  year={2001},
  volume={87 4},
  pages={
          319-26
        }
}
BACKGROUND It is important to monitor inflammation regularly in asthma in addition to clinical symptoms, and there is a great need for noninvasive tests that could routinely be used in clinical practice. OBJECTIVE Our hypothesis was that the improvement of clinical parameters, together with decreased airway responsiveness, could be correlated with changes in the levels of serum markers of inflammation after a 4-week treatment with triamcinolone. METHODS In this double-blind, randomized… CONTINUE READING
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