Corpus ID: 6657566

Prevalence of rhinitis symptoms among 16 to 18 years old adolescents in Saudi Arabia.

@article{Alghobain2013PrevalenceOR,
  title={Prevalence of rhinitis symptoms among 16 to 18 years old adolescents in Saudi Arabia.},
  author={Mohammed Alghobain and Mohamed S. Al-Moamary and Mohamad S Al-Hajjaj and A. I. Alfayez and Syed Ilias Basha},
  journal={The Indian journal of chest diseases \& allied sciences},
  year={2013},
  volume={55 1},
  pages={
          11-4
        }
}
OBJECTIVE The present study was designed to estimate the prevalence of rhinitis symptoms among secondary school students in Saudi Arabia METHODS A cross-sectional study was conducted among children from secondary schools in the city of Riyadh. The study utilised the International Study of Asthma and Allergies in Children (ISAAC) questionnaire. RESULTS Among the 3073 students (1504 boys and 1569 girls), the prevalence of life-time rhinitis, rhinitis in the past 12 months, and hay fever were… Expand
Severity and prevalence of allergic rhinitis among school children, Jazan Region Saudi Arabia
TLDR
It was clear that the prevalence of AR among Saudi school children is 27.1%. Expand
The Prevalence of Rhinosinusitis Symptoms in Al Baha Region, 2017
Objective: Rhinosinusitis is a huge burden on the health system and is becoming a concern in many countries. The range for overall rhinosinusitis-related health care costs in Saudi Arabia is notExpand
Rhinosinusitis Symptoms and Risk Factors inAl-Baha Region , Saudi Arabia
Objective: Rhinosinusitis is a huge burden on the health system and is becoming a concern in many countries. The range for overall rhinosinusitis-related health care costs in Saudi Arabia is notExpand
Date of birth and hay fever risk in children and adolescents of Kazakhstan.
TLDR
It was proved that first months of life are the crucial period and inhalant pollen allergen exposure, particularly to the weeds pollen, predisposes the risk of consequent allergic reactions development in children and adolescents in Kazakhstan. Expand
Prevalence of herbal medicines in patients with chronic allergic disorders in Western Saudi Arabia
TLDR
There was a high prevalence of herbal medicines used by allergic patients (more than half), especially in bronchial asthma, and Black seed, anise and olibanum were the most commonly used. Expand
Identification and Prevalence of Allergic, Nonallergic, and Local Allergic Rhinitis Patients in Western Area, Saudi Arabia
TLDR
The SPT could discriminate between AR and NAR patients and the NPT could identify LAR in 84.6% of patients with rhinitis among those considered as NAR. Expand
Sex-Related Allergic Rhinitis Prevalence Switch from Childhood to Adulthood: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
TLDR
The male predominance of rhinitis prevalence in childhood changed towards a female predominance in adolescence across the globe, except in Asia, where themale predominance remained beyond childhood. Expand
Aeroallergens, atopy and allergic rhinitis in the Middle East.
  • L. Goronfolah
  • Medicine
  • European annals of allergy and clinical immunology
  • 2016
The literature on the nature and prevalence of indoor and/or outdoor aeroallergens, atopy and symptoms of rhinitis and asthma in the Middle East region (defined here as Bahrain, Egypt, Iran, Iraq,Expand
Attitudes and Beliefs towards Herbal Medicines in Patients with Allergic Diseases: A pilot survey study in Western Saudi Arabia
TLDR
HM are commonly used in more than half of the allergic patients in Saudi Arabia and their attitudes and beliefs toward HM highlighted potential risks and safety concerns need to be addressed. Expand
The Association Between Serum 25-Hydroxyvitamin D Levels and Patients With Allergic Rhinitis
TLDR
Vitamin D deficiency is strongly associated with uncontrolled AR; there was a statistically significant relationship between vitamin D deficiency and eosinophil levels, but no significant relationships between vitaminD deficiency and serum IgE was found. Expand
...
1
2
...

References

SHOWING 1-10 OF 19 REFERENCES
Point prevalence of allergic rhinitis among Saudi children.
TLDR
Compared with previous studies in Saudi Arabia, this survey showed higher rates of allergic disease and HI was also found to be higher among rhinitis children, which could be attributed to environmental, social or genetic factors. Expand
Prevalence of asthma, allergic rhinitis, and eczema in 13- to 14-year-old children in Kuwait: an ISAAC study. International Study of Asthma and Allergies in Childhood.
TLDR
This first study on the prevalence of allergic diseases in Kuwait shows that children in Kuwait have a moderate prevalence of asthma, AR, and eczema compared with other countries where the ISAAC study is done. Expand
Prevalence and severity of asthma, rhinitis, and atopic eczema in 13- to 14-year-old schoolchildren from the northeast of England.
  • M. Shamssain, N. Shamsian
  • Medicine
  • Annals of allergy, asthma & immunology : official publication of the American College of Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology
  • 2001
TLDR
The present study would be a suitable baseline for monitoring future trends in the prevalence and severity of asthma and allergic disorders among these children, and provides a framework for further etiologic research into the genetics, lifestyle, environmental, and medical care factors affecting these conditions. Expand
Prevalence and characteristics of cigarette smoking among 16 to 18 years old boys and girls in Saudi Arabia
TLDR
Smoking prevalence among secondary schools students in Saudi Arabia is high and alarming and there is a need to implement an education program about the risks of smoking and to include parents and friends as healthy models to prevent students from beginning to smoke. Expand
The prevalence of allergic asthma and rhinitis in children of Polichni, Thessaloniki.
TLDR
It is found that 168 children suffered from Rhinitis, 84 from both asthma and rhinitis concurrently and 38 from asthma alone among children aged 9-12 years in the Polichni Municipality of the city of Thessaloniki. Expand
Increased prevalence of asthma in Saudi Arabia.
TLDR
It is indicated that there was a significant increase in the prevalence of bronchial asthma and, to a lesser extent, in the likelihood of allergic rhinitis in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia during this 9-year period. Expand
Epidemiology of seasonal and perennial rhinitis: clinical presentation and medical history.
TLDR
Seasonal and perennial rhinitis differ in their atopic state, clinical presentation, and medical history, and the extent to which these differences are genetically or environmentally determined requires further investigation. Expand
Respiratory symptoms and atopy in Aberdeen schoolchildren: evidence from two surveys 25 years apart.
TLDR
The higher diagnosis rate for asthma is due not simply to changes in diagnostic fashion but reflects an increase over the past 25 years in the prevalence of respiratory symptoms, which in turn may reflect a more general change inThe prevalence of atopy was particularly noticeable in boys. Expand
Prevalence of asthma and allergies in children
TLDR
ISAAC found that asthma and rhinoconjunctivitis symptoms cause a significant burden of disease and that the prevalence of both is rising in European children and policies that promote early identification of the disease, ensure adequate treatment and improve air quality, help to reduce this burden. Expand
A relatively high prevalence and severity of asthma, allergic rhinitis and atopic eczema in schoolchildren in the Sultanate of Oman
TLDR
The prevalence and severity of symptoms of asthma, allergic rhinitis and eczema in Omani schoolchildren using the International Study of Asthma and Allergies in Childhood (ISAAC) Phase I questionnaire is determined. Expand
...
1
2
...