Prevalence and severity of asthma, rhinitis, and eczema in Singapore schoolchildren.

@article{Goh1996PrevalenceAS,
  title={Prevalence and severity of asthma, rhinitis, and eczema in Singapore schoolchildren.},
  author={D. Goh and F. Chew and S. Quek and B. Lee},
  journal={Archives of Disease in Childhood},
  year={1996},
  volume={74},
  pages={131 - 135}
}
  • D. Goh, F. Chew, +1 author B. Lee
  • Published 1996
  • Medicine
  • Archives of Disease in Childhood
  • This study was part of an international effort to evaluate the epidemiology of asthma and allergic diseases around the world. The aim was to assess the prevalence and severity of these disorders in Singapore schoolchildren. The international study of asthma and allergies in childhood (ISAAC) written questionnaire was administered to 6238 schoolchildren. The respondents were parents of a 6-7 year cohort (n = 2030), and schoolchildren aged 12-15 years (n = 4208). The overall cumulative and 12… CONTINUE READING
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