Risk factors for asthma prevalence and chronic respiratory illnesses among residents of different neighbourhoods in Buffalo, New York.

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STUDY OBJECTIVE The aim of this study is to identify risk factors for asthma prevalence and chronic respiratory illnesses in Buffalo's neighbourhoods after previous studies reported increased levels of asthma among residents on Buffalo's west side. DESIGN Cross sectional surveys. SETTING Buffalo neighbourhoods along a US-Canada border crossing point… (More)

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@article{LwebugaMukasa2004RiskFF, title={Risk factors for asthma prevalence and chronic respiratory illnesses among residents of different neighbourhoods in Buffalo, New York.}, author={Jamson S. Lwebuga-Mukasa and Tonny J. Oyana and Paulette Wydro}, journal={Journal of epidemiology and community health}, year={2004}, volume={58 11}, pages={951-7} }