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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Wawro, Nina; Heinrich, Joachim; Thiering, Elisabeth; Kratzsch, Jürgen; Schaaf, Beate; Hoffmann, Barbara; Lehmann, Irina; Bauer, Carl-Peter; Koletzko, Sibylle; von Berg, Andrea; Berdel, Dietrich; Linseisen, Jakob 
Title:
Serum 25(OH)D concentrations and atopic diseases at age 10: results from the GINIplus and LISAplus birth cohort studies. 
Abstract:
Vitamin D is well recognized for its role in skeletal health and its involvement in the modulation of the immune system. In the literature, controversial results are reported for atopic diseases. Thus, we investigated the association between vitamin D status and the prevalence of atopic diseases.Serum 25-hydroxy-vitamin D (25(OH)D) concentrations were measured in a sample of 2815 10-years old children from two German birth cohort studies. Self-reported physician-diagnosed eczema, hay fever or al...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
BMC Pediatr 
Year:
2014 
Journal volume:
14 
Pages contribution:
286 
Language:
eng 
TUM Institution:
Kinderklinik und Poliklinik