Predisposition to acute respiratory infections among overweight preadolescent children: an epidemiologic study in Poland.

This cross-sectional field health survey has as its subjects 1129 preadolescent children resident in Krakow. Trained health visitors interviewed the mothers at the children's schools or at the parents' homes in order to gather standardized information regarding the families' social background and the families' and children's respiratory health and episodes… (More)