Childhood Asthma Research and News, July 9


Nnoli, N.C., et al. The combined effect of ambient ozone exposure and toxic air releases on hospitalization for asthma among children in Harris County, Texas. International Journal of Environmental Health Research. July 2018: 1-21. DOI: 10.1080/09603123.2018.1479515. [Epub ahead of print]

Adami, A.J., et al. Early-life antibiotics attenuate regulatory T cell generation and increase the severity of murine house dust mite-induced asthma. Pediatric Research. July 2018. DOI: 10.1038/s41390-018-0031-y. [Epub ahead of print]

Bhagat, D., et al. Asthma Symptoms, Interactive Physical Play, and Socio-emotional and Academic Outcomes in Urban Children with Persistent Asthma. Journal of Asthma. July 2918: 1-28. DOI: 10.1080/02770903.2018.1488978. [Epub ahead of print]

Bernstein, J.A., and L. Mansfield. Step-up and step-down treatments for optimal asthma control in children and adolescents. Journal of Asthma. Jult 2018: 1-41. DOI: 10.1080/02770903.2018.1490752. [Epub ahead of print]

Horner, S.D., Timmerman, G.M., and C.B. McWilliams. Feasibility study of a combined lifestyle behaviors and asthma self-management intervention for school-aged children. Journal for Specialists in Pediatric Nursing. July 2018; e12224. DOI: 10.1111/jspn.12224

Agnihotri, N., et al. Predictors of prior asthma specialist care among pediatric patients seen in the emergency department for asthma. Journal of Asthma. July 2014: 1-22. DOI: 10.1080/02770903.2018.1493600 [e-pub ahead of print].

Assessment of genetic factor and depression interactions for asthma symptom severity in cohorts of childhood and elderly asthmatics. Experimental & Molecular Medicine. July 2018.; 50(7): 77. DOI: 10.1038/s12276-018-0110-5.

Sharma, A., et al. Pharmacokinetics of tiotropium in asthmatic children aged 6-11 years support its safety profile. Pediatric Allergy and Immunology. July 2018. DOI: 10.1111/pai.12952. [Epub ahead of print]

Beydon, N., et al. Interrupter resistance to measure dose-response to salbutamol in wheezy preschool children. Pediatric Pulmonology. July 2018. DOI: 10.1002/ppul.24116 [Epub ahead of print]

Streisand, Randi, et al. Wellness coaches in intervention delivery: pediatric asthma as an example. Translational Behavioral Medicine. June 2018. DOI: 10.1093/tbm/iby071

Bernstein, D. I., et al. Genetic Variants with Gene Regulatory Effects are Associated with Diisocyanate Asthma. Journal of Asthma and Clinical Immunology. June 2018. DOI: 10.1016/j.jaci.2018.06.022. [Epub ahead of print]

Soffer, N., et al. Alternaria is associated with asthma symptoms and exhaled NO among NYC children. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. June 2018. DOI: 10.1016/j.jaci.2018.04.043. [Epub ahead of print]

Holtz, B.E., Murray, K., and T. Park. Serious Games for Children with Chronic Diseases: A Systematic Review. Games for Health Journal.

Busse, W.W., et al. Combined Analysis of Asthma Safety Trials of Long-Acting β2-Agonists. New England Journal of Medicine. June 2018; 378(26): 2497-2505. DOI: 10.1056/NEJMoa1716868.

Hatoun, J., Trudell, E.K., and L. Vernacchio. Identifying children at risk of asthma exacerbations: beyond HEDIS. American Journal of Managed Care. June 2018; 24(6): e170-e174.

Andrews, A.L., et al. A longitudinal examination of the asthma medication ratio in children. American Journal of Managed Care. June 2018; 24(6): 294-300.

Willis, M.D., et al. Unconventional natural gas development and pediatric asthma hospitalizations in Pennsylvania. Environmental Research. June 2018; 166: 402-408. DOI: 10.1016/j.envres.2018.06.022. [Epub ahead of print]

Scherzer, R. and M.H. Grayson. Heterogeneity and the origins of asthma. Annals of Allergy and Asthma Immunology. June 2018; pii: S1081-1206(18)30481-2. DOI: 10.1016/j.anai.2018.06.009. [Epub ahead of print]

Everhart, R.S., et al. Primary and Secondary Caregiver Reports of Quality of Life in Pediatric Asthma: Are They Comparable? Applied Research in Quality of Life. June 2018; 13(2): 371-383.

Kelly, R.S., et al. An Integrative Transcriptomic and Metabolomic Study of Lung Function in Children With Asthma. Chest. June 2018. DOI: 10.1016/j.chest.2018.05.038. [Epub ahead of print]


Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital Of Chicago. Lifetime sentence: Incarcerated parents impact youth behavior. EurekAlert! July 9, 2018.

Steele, Kelli. Div. of Public Health seeks comment on statewide health assessment. Delaware Public Media. July 8, 2018.

Laville, Sandra. Child's asthma death linked to illegal levels of air pollution. The Guardian. July 4, 2018.

Rodriguez, Alison. Study Finds Association Between Childhood Asthma and Low Neighborhood Walkability. AJMC Newsroom. July 1, 2018.

Saker, Anne. Parent survey shows Cincy kids have more asthma. Cincinnati Enquirer. June 25, 2018.

Vickers, Allen. AC Units Help Family with Child Struggling with Asthma. WNEP 16. June 20, 2018.

Rearden, Sunshine A. Strategies for Success: Improving Influenza Vaccination Rates for Asthma within Pediatric Primary Care. Nursing. June 19, 2018.

Beavers, Suzanne. Managing Childhood Asthma: The Approach that Works. Medscape. June 18, 2018.

Rodriguez, Alison. Studies Assess Costs and Accessibility for Asthma Medications. AJMC Newsroom. June 18, 2018.