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The Relationship between Hypomagnesemia and Pulmonary Function Tests in Patients with Chronic Asthma
Objective: To investigate the relationship between serum values of magnesium and the parameters of the pulmonary function tests (PFT) in patients with chronic asthma. Subjects and Methods: This study recruited 50 patients ...
High prevalence of allergy in north cypriot children
Background: The ISAAC (the International Study of Asthma and Allergies in Childhood) questionnaire has been used to standardize research on the prevalence of asthma in children since 1991. Aim: In this Phase I study, the ...
Evaluation of children with chronic cough including obstructive sleep apnea: a single-center experience
Chronic cough in children may be due to a diverse range of etiologies. We aimed to evaluate children with chronic cough following a standardized cough algorithm and assess obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) as a possible etiology. ...
Leptin, ghrelin and calprotectin: Inflammatory markers in childhood asthma?
Background: Appetite-modulating hormones ghrelin and leptin might be relevant to asthma with their pro-inflammatory effects, and calprotectin has been recognized as a promising marker of inflammation. The purpose of this ...