Prevalence of asthma-associated symptoms in Turkish children


Turktas I., Selcuk Z., Kalyoncu A.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS, cilt.43, ss.1-11, 2001 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 43 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2001
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1-11

Özet

Turktas I, Selcuk ZT, Kalyoncu AE Prevalence of asthma-associated symptoms in Turkish children. Turk J Pediatr 2001; 43: 1-11. The aim of the first national cross-sectional survey was to determine the prevalence of asthma-like respiratory symptoms and the associated risk factors among children aged 0-17 via interview with the parents by primary care physicians. They were selected through stratified two-stage cluster probability sampling in urban and rural parts of randomly selected 27 of 81 administrative districts in Turkey.