Early growth and adult respiratory function in men and women followed from the fetal period to adulthood
Patel, Swatee, Canoy, Dexter, Pekkanen, Juha, Elliott, Paul, Pouta, Anneli, Laitinen, Jaana, Hartikainen, Anna-Liisa, Zitting, Paavo, Little, Mark P. and Järvelin, Marjo-Riitta (2007) Early growth and adult respiratory function in men and women followed from the fetal period to adulthood. Thorax, 62. pp. 396-402. ISSN 0040-6376 (doi:10.1136/thx.2006.066241)Full text not available from this repository.
While some studies suggest that poor fetal growth rate, as indicated by lower birth weight, is associated with poor respiratory function in childhood, findings among adults remain inconsistent. A study was undertaken to determine the association between early growth and adult respiratory function.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||fetal growth rate, early growth, adult respiratory function|
|Subjects:||R Medicine > RC Internal medicine|
|School / Department / Research Groups:||School of Health & Social Care > Department of Psychology & Counselling|
School of Health & Social Care
|Last Modified:||29 Oct 2010 17:15|
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