The relationship of exhaled nitric oxide to airway inflammation and responsiveness in children.

@article{Thomas2005TheRO,
  title={The relationship of exhaled nitric oxide to airway inflammation and responsiveness in children.},
  author={Paul S Thomas and Peter G Gibson and Heying Wang and Smita J Shah and Richard Lee Henry},
  journal={The Journal of asthma : official journal of the Association for the Care of Asthma},
  year={2005},
  volume={42 4},
  pages={
          291-5
        }
}
Exhaled nitric oxide (eNO) is a potential tool in epidemiological studies of asthma. It was hypothesized that in a cross-sectional survey of asthma in adolescent children, eNO may contribute to the detection of this disease. A cohort of Australian school children in two educational years (n = 107, aged 14.7 +/- 2.3 years, 42.9% female) were surveyed in terms of exhaled nitric oxide (eNO), which was compared with other indicators of asthma: asthma symptoms, atopy [skin prick tests (SPT… CONTINUE READING
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