Urban children and asthma: Morbidity and mortality

P. A. Eggleston

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Within the United States, asthma morbidity and mortality has increased disproportionately among poor, minority children living in inner cities. This article reviews access to medical care, patterns of medication, psychosocial stress, and environmental exposures and asthma.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)75-84
Number of pages10
JournalImmunology and Allergy Clinics of North America
Issue number1
StatePublished - 1998
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Immunology and Allergy
  • Immunology


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