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3 Allergy
1 Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol
1 BMC Pediatr
1 Chest
3 Clin Exp Allergy
7 Eur Respir J
3 Int J Epidemiol
2 J Allergy Clin Immunol
6 J Asthma
4 Pediatr Pulmonol
4 PLoS One
1 Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A
7 Respir Med
4 Respir Res
3 Respirology

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  1. NAIR P, O'Byrne PM
    Medical Algorithms: Approach to Adult Asthma Exacerbations.
    Allergy. 2021 Jun 4. doi: 10.1111/all.14976.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  2. EGGERT LE, He Z, Collins W, Lee AS, et al
    Asthma phenotypes, associated comorbidities, and long-term symptoms in COVID-19.
    Allergy. 2021 Jun 3. doi: 10.1111/all.14972.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  3. MOYA B, Mukherjee M, Nair P
    Notch4, uncovering an immunomodulator in allergic asthma.
    Allergy. 2021 May 29. doi: 10.1111/all.14968.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol

  4. VOLERMAN A, Fierstein J, Boon K, Vojta D, et al
    Determinants of asthma knowledge and practices among caregivers of children with moderate-to-severe persistent asthma.
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2021 Jun 4. pii: S1081-1206(21)00422.

    BMC Pediatr

  5. LI J, Wu J, Liu H, Hua L, et al
    A pilot study to evaluate the role of circulation CD4(+) CCR6(+) CRTh2(+) cell in predicting risk of asthma in wheezing children.
    BMC Pediatr. 2021;21:263.
    PubMed         Abstract available


  6. BISBALLE-MULLER N, Chang AB, Plumb EJ, Oguoma VM, et al
    Can Acute Cough Characteristics From Sound Recordings Differentiate Common Respiratory Illnesses in Children?: A Comparative Prospective Study.
    Chest. 2021;159:259-269.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Clin Exp Allergy

  7. GHERASIM A, Jacob A, Schoettel F, Domis N, et al
    Efficacy of air cleaners in asthmatics allergic to cat in ALYATEC(R) Environmental Exposure Chamber.
    Clin Exp Allergy. 2019 Oct 9. doi: 10.1111/cea.13511.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  8. XU I, Boulay ME, Bertrand M, Cote A, et al
    Comparative features of eosinophilic and non-eosinophilic asthma.
    Clin Exp Allergy. 2021 May 30. doi: 10.1111/cea.13959.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  9. YI L, Zhang S, Feng Y, Wu W, et al
    Increased epithelial galectin-13 associates with eosinophilic airway inflammation in asthma.
    Clin Exp Allergy. 2021 Jun 2. doi: 10.1111/cea.13961.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Eur Respir J

  10. SVERRILD A, Hansen S, Hvidtfeldt M, Clausson CM, et al
    The effect of tezepelumab on airway hyperresponsiveness to mannitol in asthma (UPSTREAM).
    Eur Respir J. 2021 May 28. pii: 13993003.01296-2021.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  11. BENLALA I, Dournes G, Girodet PO, Benkert T, et al
    Evaluation of bronchial wall thickness in asthma using magnetic resonance imaging.
    Eur Respir J. 2021 May 28. pii: 13993003.00329-2021.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  12. JENDZJOWSKY N, Laing A, Malig M, Matyas J, et al
    Long-term modulation of airway remodeling in severe asthma following bronchial thermoplasty.
    Eur Respir J. 2021 May 28. pii: 13993003.00622-2021.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  13. LIU S, Jorgensen JT, Ljungman P, Pershagen G, et al
    Long-term exposure to low-level air pollution and incidence of asthma: the ELAPSE project.
    Eur Respir J. 2021;57.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Improving adherence to asthma medications: same-old, same-old?
    Eur Respir J. 2021;57.

  15. THURSTON GD, Lee A
    Evidence of air pollution exposure and new asthma onset: further justification for cleaner air.
    Eur Respir J. 2021;57.

  16. KRAFT M, Brusselle G, Mark FitzGerald J, Pavord ID, et al
    Patient characteristics, biomarkers, and exacerbation risk in severe, uncontrolled asthma.
    Eur Respir J. 2021 Jun 10. pii: 13993003.00413-2021.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Int J Epidemiol

  17. GAGLIARDI L, Williams TC
    Commentary: Descent from the aerial palace.
    Int J Epidemiol. 2021;49:1870-1873.

  18. LANDRIGAN PJ, Bernstein A
    Commentary: Epidemiology, economics and the path to clean energy.
    Int J Epidemiol. 2021;49:1896-1898.

  19. BENTLEY R, Simons K, Kvalsvig A, Milne B, et al
    Corrigendum to: Short-run effects of poverty on asthma, ear infections and health service use: analysis of the Longitudinal Study of Australian Children.
    Int J Epidemiol. 2021 May 31. pii: 6290291. doi: 10.1093.

    J Allergy Clin Immunol

  20. MURRISON LB, Ren X, Prusse K, He H, et al
    TSLP disease-associated genetic variants combined with airway TSLP expression to influence asthma risk.
    J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2021 Jun 7. pii: S0091-6749(21)00894.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Airway smooth muscle pathophysiology in asthma.
    J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2021;147:1983-1995.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    J Asthma

  22. HOPP RJ, Wilson MC, Pasha MA
    A compendium and review of pediatric pulmonary function testing assessment opportunities for asthma.
    J Asthma. 2021 Jun 10:1-8. doi: 10.1080/02770903.2021.1941094.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  23. TAILLE C, Roche N, Tesson F, Tardivon C, et al
    Belief and adherence to COVID 19-lockdown restrictions in patients with asthma versus other chronic diseases: results from a cross-sectional survey nested in the ComPaRe e-cohort, in France.
    J Asthma. 2021 Jun 10:1-11. doi: 10.1080/02770903.2021.1941091.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  24. BAKAKOS A, Krompa A
    Asthma in the era of SARS CoV-2 virus.
    J Asthma. 2021 Jun 10:1-10. doi: 10.1080/02770903.2021.1941093.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  25. KEE D, O'Conor R, Wisnivesky JP, Wolf MS, et al
    Patient Characteristics Associated with Retention in an Asthma Self-Management Trial for Older Adults.
    J Asthma. 2021 Jun 10:1-13. doi: 10.1080/02770903.2021.1941090.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  26. TOSCA MA, Pistorio A, Silvestri M, Marseglia GL, et al
    The comparison between children and adolescents with asthma provided by the real-world "ControL'Asma" study.
    J Asthma. 2021 Jun 10:1-10. doi: 10.1080/02770903.2021.1941089.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  27. JORDON L, Gore R, Rusk R, Knox-Brown B, et al
    The role of impulse oscillometry in the management of asthma when forced expiratory manoeuvres are contraindicated: case series and literature review.
    J Asthma. 2021 Jun 10:1-11. doi: 10.1080/02770903.2021.1941088.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Pediatr Pulmonol

  28. REDDY A, Jenssen BP, Chidambaram A, Yehya N, et al
    Characterizing e-cigarette vaping-associated lung injury in the pediatric intensive care unit.
    Pediatr Pulmonol. 2021;56:162-170.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  29. FARZAN S, Rai S, Cerise J, Bernstein S, et al
    Asthma and COVID-19: An early inpatient and outpatient experience at a US children's hospital.
    Pediatr Pulmonol. 2021 Jun 1. doi: 10.1002/ppul.25514.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  30. BARBER AT, Loughlin CE
    Pediatric Pulmonology 2020 year in review: Asthma.
    Pediatr Pulmonol. 2021 Jun 2. doi: 10.1002/ppul.25510.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  31. BARBER AT, Loughlin CE
    Pediatric pulmonology 2019 year in review: Asthma.
    Pediatr Pulmonol. 2021 Jun 3. doi: 10.1002/ppul.25507.

    PLoS One

  32. WARDYN PM, de Broucker V, Chenivesse C, Sobaszek A, et al
    Assessing the applicability of the new Global Lung Function Initiative reference values for the diffusing capacity of the lung for carbon monoxide in a large population set.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0245434.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  33. OZKAN M, Eskiocak YC, Wingender G
    Macrophage and dendritic cell subset composition can distinguish endotypes in adjuvant-induced asthma mouse models.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0250533.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  34. CRESPO-LESSMANN A, Bernal S, Del Rio E, Rojas E, et al
    Association of the CFTR gene with asthma and airway mucus hypersecretion.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0251881.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  35. CLEMENS KK, Le B, Ouedraogo AM, Mackenzie C, et al
    Childhood food insecurity and incident asthma: A population-based cohort study of children in Ontario, Canada.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0252301.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A

  36. WANG M, Li Q, Hou M, Chan LLY, et al
    Inactivation of common airborne antigens by perfluoroalkyl chemicals modulates early life allergic asthma.
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2021;118.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Respir Med

  37. IELPO A, Crisafulli E, Alcaraz-Serrano V, Gabarrus A, et al
    Aetiological diagnosis in new adult outpatients with bronchiectasis:role of predictors derived from real life experience.
    Respir Med. 2020;172:106090.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  38. SADEGHDOUST M, Mirsadraee M, Aligolighasemabadi F, Khakzad MR, et al
    Effect of azithromycin on bronchial wall thickness in severe persistent asthma: A double-blind placebo-controlled randomized clinical trial.
    Respir Med. 2021;185:106494.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  39. CRIMI C, Campisi R, Nolasco S, Cacopardo G, et al
    Mepolizumab effectiveness in patients with severe eosinophilic asthma and co-presence of bronchiectasis: A real-world retrospective pilot study.
    Respir Med. 2021;185:106491.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  40. ANDUJAR-ESPINOSA R, Aparicio-Vicente M, Ruiz-Lopez FJ, Salinero-Gonzalez L, et al
    Influence of vitamin D supplementation on the quality of life of asthma patients: Findings from ACVID randomised clinical trial.
    Respir Med. 2021;185:106484.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  41. LISSPERS K, Stallberg B, Larsson K, Janson C, et al
    Developing a short-term prediction model for asthma exacerbations from Swedish primary care patients' data using machine learning - Based on the ARCTIC study.
    Respir Med. 2021;185:106483.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  42. AGONDI RC, Dias GMFS, Assis JP, Pacheco R, et al
    Hypersensitivity to dipyrone in aspirin-exacerbated respiratory disease patients is associated with urticaria.
    Respir Med. 2020;170:106041.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  43. FEDDEMA JJ, Claassen E
    Prevalence of viral respiratory infections amongst asthmatics: Results of a meta-regression analysis.
    Respir Med. 2020;173:106020.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Respir Res

  44. GIBSON PG, Prazma CM, Chupp GL, Bradford ES, et al
    Mepolizumab improves clinical outcomes in patients with severe asthma and comorbid conditions.
    Respir Res. 2021;22:171.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  45. WARDZYNSKA A, Pawelczyk M, Rywaniak J, Makowska J, et al
    Circulating miRNA expression in asthmatics is age-related and associated with clinical asthma parameters, respiratory function and systemic inflammation.
    Respir Res. 2021;22:177.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  46. KUROKAWA A, Kondo M, Arimura K, Ashino S, et al
    Less airway inflammation and goblet cell metaplasia in an IL-33-induced asthma model of leptin-deficient obese mice.
    Respir Res. 2021;22:166.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  47. ABDO M, Uddin M, Goldmann T, Marwitz S, et al
    Raised sputum extracellular DNA confers lung function impairment and poor symptom control in an exacerbation-susceptible phenotype of neutrophilic asthma.
    Respir Res. 2021;22:167.
    PubMed         Abstract available


  48. JAMES A
    Eosinophils and the burden of airway disease.
    Respirology. 2021;26:6-7.

  49. GULSEN A, Konig IR, Jappe U, Dromann D, et al
    Effect of comorbid pulmonary disease on the severity of COVID-19: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
    Respirology. 2021;26:552-565.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  50. WANG CH, Weng CM, Huang TT, Lee MJ, et al
    Anti-IgE therapy inhibits chemotaxis, proliferation and transformation of circulating fibrocytes in patients with severe allergic asthma.
    Respirology. 2021 Jun 9. doi: 10.1111/resp.14096.
    PubMed         Abstract available

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