publication . Other literature type . Article . 2011

Overweight, asthma symptoms, atopy and pulmonary function in children of 4-12 years of age: findings from the SCAALA cohort in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil.

Matos, SM; Jesus, SR; Saldiva, SR; Prado, MS; D'Innocenzo, S; Assis, AM; Rodrigues, LC; Alcantara-Neves, NM; Cruz, Á, A; Simões, SdeM; ...
  • Published: 13 Apr 2011
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press (CUP)
  • Country: United Kingdom
Abstract
<jats:title>Abstract</jats:title><jats:sec id="S1368980011000462_abs1" sec-type="general"><jats:title>Objective</jats:title><jats:p>To evaluate the association between overweight and the occurrence of asthma and atopy in a cohort of children of 4–12 years of age living in the city of Salvador in 2005.</jats:p></jats:sec><jats:sec id="S1368980011000462_abs2" sec-type="general"><jats:title>Design</jats:title><jats:p>Cross-sectional study nested in a cohort.</jats:p></jats:sec><jats:sec id="S1368980011000462_abs3" sec-type="general"><jats:title>Setting</jats:title><jats:p>The metropolitan region of Salvador, Bahia, Brazil.</jats:p></jats:sec><jats:sec id="S13689800...
Subjects
free text keywords: Nutrition and Dietetics, Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health, Medicine (miscellaneous), Asthma, medicine.disease, medicine, Pediatrics, medicine.medical_specialty, business.industry, business, Overweight, medicine.symptom, Atopy, Anthropometry, Physical therapy, Spirometry, medicine.diagnostic_test, Cohort, Obesity, Pulmonary function testing
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publication . Other literature type . Article . 2011

Overweight, asthma symptoms, atopy and pulmonary function in children of 4-12 years of age: findings from the SCAALA cohort in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil.

Matos, SM; Jesus, SR; Saldiva, SR; Prado, MS; D'Innocenzo, S; Assis, AM; Rodrigues, LC; Alcantara-Neves, NM; Cruz, Á, A; Simões, SdeM; ...