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Prevalence and risk factors of asthma and allergic diseases among schoolchildren in Bolu, Turkey.

Authors
  • Talay, Fahrettin
  • Kurt, Bahar
  • Tug, Tuncer
  • Yilmaz, Fahrettin
  • Goksugur, Nadir
Type
Published Article
Journal
Acta paediatrica (Oslo, Norway : 1992)
Publication Date
Apr 01, 2008
Volume
97
Issue
4
Pages
459–462
Identifiers
DOI: 10.1111/j.1651-2227.2008.00726.x
PMID: 18363955
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

It was detected that the prevalence of allergic rhinitis and its symptoms was more common in schoolchildren living in Bolu. Presence of allergic disease in fathers or mothers and low socio-economic level increase the risk of asthma and other allergic diseases in children.

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