Asthma as an outcome: Exploring multiple definitions of asthma across birth cohorts in the Environmental influences on Child Health Outcomes Children's Respiratory and Environmental Workgroup.
Visness CM, Gebretsadik T, Jackson DJ, Myers JB, Havstad S, Lemanske RF, Jr., Hartert TV, Khurana Hershey GK, Zoratti EM, Martin LJ, Miller R, Gold DR, Wright A, Stern DA, Gern JE, and Johnson CC. Asthma as an Outcome: Exploring Multiple Definitions of Asthma across Birth Cohorts in the ECHO Children's Respiratory and Environmental Workgroup (CREW). J Allergy Clin Immunol 2019; Epub ahead of print.
The Journal of allergy and clinical immunology
Asthma definitions vary widely across research studies and feature a trade-off between inclusivity and precision. Harmonizing definitions across multiple asthma birth cohort studies highlights these challenges.
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