Systematic review of montelukast's efficacy for preventing post‐bronchiolitis wheezing

@article{Peng2014SystematicRO,
  title={Systematic review of montelukast's efficacy for preventing post‐bronchiolitis wheezing},
  author={Wansheng Peng and Xin Chen and Xiao‐Yun Yang and En-Mei Liu},
  journal={Pediatric Allergy and Immunology},
  year={2014},
  volume={25},
  pages={143 - 150}
}
Infants often develop reactive airway diseases subsequent to respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) bronchiolitis. Cysteinyl leukotrienes (cysLTs), a class of lipid mediators that have been implicated in the pathogenesis of allergic rhinitis and asthma, are released during RSV infection, thereby contributing to the pathogenic changes in airway inflammation. Many pediatric patients, especially those of very young age, continue to have recurrent episodes of lower airway obstruction after bronchiolitis… Expand
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