Asthma News This Week – February 4, 2019

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In the NEWS



  •  Polymorphism associated with childhood BDR not relevant for predicting association later in life. 

  • Association between cellular glucocorticoid response and treatment failure.

  • FeNO exhalation not a good measure for chronic lung disease among preemies.

  • Non-atopic childhood rhinitis, a risk for asthma development through adulthood.

  • Relationship between preeclampsia and maternal and offspring asthma.

  • Respiratory phenotypes identified among inner-city children exposed to environmental factors in early life.

  • eNO predicts loss of asthma control in children after ICS withdrawal.

  • PM20D1 hypermethylation is associated with early childhood wheezing.

  • Caregiver-reported asthma control predicts future acute visits.

  • Increased risk of obesity among African American youth with history of asthma.

  • Additive role of breathing exercises and yoga in childhood asthma treatment.

  • School-based psychoeducational intervention for children with asthma.

  •  Asthma predictive tools provide poor predictive accuracy.

  • A new approach for modeling G×E interaction for childhood asthma.

  • Association between BOLA2 methylation and ICS treatment response.

  • TRAP exposure associated with asthma/wheezing phenotypes.

  • Female-specific association between BMI and persistent asthma.

  • Racial/ ethnic disparities for asthma greater among children with higher SES.

  • Vitamin D3 serum assessment not useful for pheno/endotyping allergic asthma.

  • Uncontrolled childhood asthma associated with airflow obstruction in adulthood.

  • SNAP benefits and childhood asthma.

  • Treatment of SDB improves asthma outcomes as measured by the C-ACT.

  • Vitamin D supplementation prevents asthma development in early life.

  • Effective strategies to prevent asthma exacerbations in children.

  • HVAC filter dust helps monitor indoor SVOC concentrations.

  • Newborn methylation in relation to asthma development.

  • Depressive symptoms exacerbate asthma-related clinical outcomes.

  • A review of asthma inception, progression, and persistency.

  • NK cell expression increased in children with asthma.

  • Trends in racial and ethnic disparities in childhood asthma in Miami, Florida.

  • Association between personal care product chemicals and risk for asthma.

  • Oral microbiome and the pathogenesis of asthma.

  • PARS to better predict asthma development in young children.

  • Associations of derived phenotypes with asthma and lung function.

  • Link between obesity and the development of childhood asthma.

  • Positive correlation between patient-reported outcome measures of asthma control and psychological symptoms.

  • Disease remission in adults with history of persistent childhood asthma.