Epidemiology and burden of rhinitis and rhinoconjunctivitis in 9-to 11-year-old children


Civelek E., YAVUZ S. T. , Boz A. B. , ORHAN F., Yuksel H., Uner A., ...More

AMERICAN JOURNAL OF RHINOLOGY & ALLERGY, vol.24, no.5, pp.364-370, 2010 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 24 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.2500/ajra.2010.24.3484
  • Journal Name: AMERICAN JOURNAL OF RHINOLOGY & ALLERGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.364-370

Abstract

Background: Rhinoconjunctivitis (RC) is regarded as the most common chronic disease of childhood; however, the currently available epidemiological studies on prevalence, burden, and risk factors of RC are insufficient. This analysis aimed to investigate potential risk factors, symptom frequency, and burden of RC.