Physical Activity and Asthma: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

  title={Physical Activity and Asthma: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis},
  author={Marianne Eijkemans and Monique Mommers and Jos M. Th. Draaisma and Carel Thijs and Martin H. Prins},
  booktitle={PloS one},
INTRODUCTION This review aims to give an overview of available published evidence concerning the association between physical activity and asthma in children, adolescents and adults. METHODS We included all original articles in which both physical activity and asthma were assessed in case-control, cross-sectional or longitudinal (cohort) studies. Excluded were studies concerning physical fitness, studies in athletes, therapeutic or rehabilitation intervention studies such as physical training… CONTINUE READING
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