The prevalence of allergic diseases in primary school children in Edirne, Turkey.

@article{Selcuk1997ThePO,
  title={The prevalence of allergic diseases in primary school children in Edirne, Turkey.},
  author={Ziya Toros Selcuk and Tuncay Çağlar and Tayfun En{\"u}nl{\"u} and Turgut Topal},
  journal={Clinical and experimental allergy : journal of the British Society for Allergy and Clinical Immunology},
  year={1997},
  volume={27 3},
  pages={262-9}
}
BACKGROUND Allergic diseases present a major health burden for children as shown by the rising morbidity and increased mortality from asthma. Information on the prevalences of allergic disorders and contributing factors as well will help to establish feasible measures to change this trend, and more efficient assignment of the limited health resources. OBJECTIVE To assess the prevalences of asthma and other allergic diseases and the contribution of various risk factors in primary school… CONTINUE READING

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