Prevalence of asthma-like symptoms by ISAAC video questionnaire in Mozambican schoolchildren.

@article{MavaleManuel2006PrevalenceOA,
  title={Prevalence of asthma-like symptoms by ISAAC video questionnaire in Mozambican schoolchildren.},
  author={S. Mavale-Manuel and Orvalho Augusto Joaquim and Elisabete V Nunes and Ambr{\'o}sio Pedro and Suzana Bandeira and E Costagliola Eduardo and C{\'e}sar A Macome and Lourdes Almeida and An{\'e}lsio Cossa and J Malichocho and Leonardo Maciel and E Constance and Susana Marques and Almeida Tembe and Jacques de Blic and Isabella Annesi-Maesano},
  journal={Monaldi archives for chest disease = Archivio Monaldi per le malattie del torace},
  year={2006},
  volume={65 4},
  pages={189-95}
}
BACKGROUND The International Study of Asthma and Allergies in Childhood (ISAAC) video questionnaire was developed to overcome the language and cultural differences in the assessment of asthma-like symptoms. METHODS 27 schools were included in the Maputo Asthma and Allergies in childhood Study (MAPAAS) using ISAAC methods, and a video questionnaire (VQ) was administered to 1614 adolescents 13-14 years old of 20 schools located in urban, suburban and semi-rural areas of Maputo (Mozambique… CONTINUE READING

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