Serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels and incident asthma in adults: the HUNT Study.

  title={Serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels and incident asthma in adults: the HUNT Study.},
  author={X M Mai and Arnulf Langhammer and Carlos Arturo Camargo and Yanfang Chen},
  journal={American journal of epidemiology},
  volume={176 12},
The impact of low vitamin D status on asthma development is unclear. The authors investigated the relation between the baseline serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25(OH)D) level and incident asthma in adults, including possible effect modification by allergy status, using allergic rhinitis as a proxy measure. A cohort of 25,616 Norwegian adults aged 19-55 years participated in 2 surveys of the Nord-Trøndelag Health Study known as HUNT 2 (1995-1997) and HUNT 3 (2006-2008). Of this cohort, a nested case… CONTINUE READING


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