Extent and Burden of Allergic Diseases in Elementary Schoolchildren: A National Multicenter Study

Civelek E., Cakir B., Boz A. B., Yuksel H., Orhan F., Uner A., ...More

JOURNAL OF INVESTIGATIONAL ALLERGOLOGY AND CLINICAL IMMUNOLOGY, vol.20, no.4, pp.280-288, 2010 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Background: Scarcity of standardized, comparable data on allergic diseases in schoolchildren in Turkey requires further multicenter studies based on the use of objective tools in addition to parent-completed questionnaires to improve the validity and reliability of results.