An elevated body mass index increases lung volume but reduces airflow in italian schoolchildren

Stefano De Cantis, Stefania La Grutta, Fabio Cibella, Giuseppina Cuttitta, Mario Raphael Melis, Salvatore Bucchieri, Stefania La Grutta, Giovanni Viegi, Andreina Bruno, Andreina Bruno, Salvatore Bucchieri

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Abstract

Asthma and obesity are important and growing health issues worldwide. Obesity is considered a risk factor for asthma, due to the induction of changes in airway mechanics and altered airway inflammation.
Lingua originaleEnglish
pagine (da-a)e0127154-
Numero di pagine13
RivistaPLoS One
Volume10
Stato di pubblicazionePublished - 2015

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All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)
  • Agricultural and Biological Sciences(all)
  • General

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De Cantis, S., La Grutta, S., Cibella, F., Cuttitta, G., Melis, M. R., Bucchieri, S., La Grutta, S., Viegi, G., Bruno, A., Bruno, A., & Bucchieri, S. (2015). An elevated body mass index increases lung volume but reduces airflow in italian schoolchildren. PLoS One, 10, e0127154-.