Paracetamol exposure in pregnancy and early childhood and development of childhood asthma: a systematic review and meta-analysis

@article{Cheelo2014ParacetamolEI,
  title={Paracetamol exposure in pregnancy and early childhood and development of childhood asthma: a systematic review and meta-analysis},
  author={M. Cheelo and C. Lodge and S. Dharmage and J. Simpson and M. Matheson and J. Heinrich and A. Lowe},
  journal={Archives of Disease in Childhood},
  year={2014},
  volume={100},
  pages={81 - 89}
}
Background and objective While paracetamol exposure in pregnancy and early infancy has been associated with asthma, it remains unclear whether this is confounded by respiratory tract infections, which have been suggested as an alternative explanation. We undertook a systematic review and meta-analysis of longitudinal studies that reported the association between paracetamol exposure during pregnancy or infancy and the subsequent development of childhood asthma (≥5 years). Methods Two… Expand
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