HOME >> MEDICINE >> NEWS
Diagnosis of rhinitis and atopical dermatitis

This was the conclusion of Ana Mara Irujo Andueza in her PhD thesis defended recently at the Public University of Navarra.

8,607 children in 66 centres

The most common atopical illnesses in infancy are, besides asthma, atopical dermatitis and allergic rhinitis. Studies of a multicentre nature have shown a significant rise in these ailments throughout the world and the causes of the increase are, as yet, not sufficiently clear.

Within this context, the aim of the PhD thesis was to evaluate the prevalence of allergic rhinitis and atopical dermatitis amongst the school population in the area around Pamplona, the capital of Navarre, using parameters as sex, language, date of birth and school. The data obtained was compared with a previous study undertaken in 1994 in the same geographical zone, and against those carried out at other centres at a national and international level as part of the third phase of the International Study of Asthma and Allergies in Childhood (ISAAC).

In 2001 Ana Mara Irujo carried out a transversal epidemiological study - using questions from the ISAAC on two populations of children, a group between 6- and 7- year-olds and another between 12 and 14, both groups being drawn from 66 schools and colleges, mostly in the Pamplona-Irunea city area but also from centres in Baraain, Zizur Mayor, Zizur Menor, Atarrabia, Huarte, Burlada and Mutilva Baja.

The first signs of asthma

Rhinitis and atopical dermatitis are considered to be "the first signs of asthma". The expression "allergic triad" is used to refer to dermatitis followed by rhinitis and ending up with asthma. The rhinitis is characterised by an increase in nasal secretion, also normally associated with conjunctival factors of the eyes that significantly affect the quality of life, given that exercise and physical activity in general are affected.

According to the study, for the group of 6- and 7-year olds, the current fr
'"/>

Contact: Garazi Andonegi
garazi@elhuyar.com
34-94-336-3040
Elhuyar Fundazioa
7-Oct-2005


Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Diagnosis and referrals for kidney disease fall well short of need, Johns Hopkins study shows
2. Diagnosis and treatment of osteoporosis falls shortnon adherence compounds issue
3. Allergic rhinitis associated with impaired sleep quality
4. Tobacco smoke linked to allergic rhinitis in infants

Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
TAG: Diagnosis rhinitis and atopical dermatitis

(Date:7/1/2015)... ... July 01, 2015 , ... As if mood swings, cramps and child ... number of women: leg pain. Northeast Houston Vein Center is offering tips on the ... venous reflux disease, is underdiagnosed and often overlooked. Many women experience the tiredness, achiness, ...
(Date:7/1/2015)... Florida (PRWEB) , ... July 01, 2015 , ... Trevor ... University of South Florida and continued at USF earning a Master’s degree in Microbiology. ... an active member of the American Dental Association, the Florida Dental Association and the ...
(Date:7/1/2015)... ... July 01, 2015 , ... ... of IBM software products, announced today that it has received trademark protection for ... display and detailed analysis of data from multiple sources providing an environment where ...
(Date:7/1/2015)... ... 01, 2015 , ... A Priority Setting Partnership put in ... list they hope will guide future mesothelioma research. Surviving Mesothelioma has just posted ... , More than 450 mesothelioma patients, caregivers, and healthcare professionals answer the ...
(Date:7/1/2015)... ... July 01, 2015 , ... Author Francesca Camp wasn’t always a steadfast supporter of ... too did her support of the practice; a terrible car accident years ago left her ... “Do I Need It ? (And What if I Do?): Answers to All Your ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Northeast Houston Vein Center Offers Tips for Women with Leg Pain 2Health News:Northeast Houston Vein Center Offers Tips for Women with Leg Pain 3Health News:Trevor L. Williams, D.M.D. Joins Enlow & Vance Dental Partners in Tampa, Florida 2Health News:Element Blue Receives Trademark Protection from U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for Its Award Winning SensorInsight® Software 2Health News:Element Blue Receives Trademark Protection from U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for Its Award Winning SensorInsight® Software 3Health News:Element Blue Receives Trademark Protection from U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for Its Award Winning SensorInsight® Software 4Health News:New Report Identifies Top 10 Mesothelioma Research Priorities, According to Surviving Mesothelioma 2Health News:Francesca Camp’s New Book Unmasks Plastic Surgery Advice 2
(Date:7/1/2015)... , July 1, 2015  LabStyle Innovations Corp. ... today announced the appointment of Todd Durniak as Senior ... Durniak brings to LabStyle over 20 years of ... as the Vice President and General Manager of ... delivering insulin supplies through durable medical equipment (DME) ...
(Date:7/1/2015)... June 24, 2015 ... addition of the "Future Horizons and Growth ... Supplier Shares and Country Forecasts" report to ... Strategies in the European Blood Banking Market 2015 ... to help current suppliers and potential market entrants ...
(Date:7/1/2015)... SEATTLE , July 1, 2015  Genoa has ... WI ), adding another pharmacy location with a ... mental illness and in residential settings, and those involved ... outstanding customer service, flexibility and delivering true value to ... is the leading provider of pharmacy services dedicated ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:LabStyle Innovations Appoints Senior VP & General Manager in U.S. for the Dario Diabetes Management Solution 2LabStyle Innovations Appoints Senior VP & General Manager in U.S. for the Dario Diabetes Management Solution 3LabStyle Innovations Appoints Senior VP & General Manager in U.S. for the Dario Diabetes Management Solution 4European Blood Banking 2015: Future Horizons and Growth Strategies - Supplier Shares and Country Forecasts 2European Blood Banking 2015: Future Horizons and Growth Strategies - Supplier Shares and Country Forecasts 3Genoa, a QoL Healthcare Company Acquires West Bend Assisted Living Pharmacy 2
Cached News: