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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Schäfer, T; Merkl, J; Klemm, E; Wichmann, HE; Ring, J 
Title:
We and our pets: allergic together? 
Abstract:
The study of allergies in creatures living together without being relatives can help us understand the impact of environmental influences. We tested the association of allergies in humans and their pets. A nested unmatched case-control study was performed in a random sample of 4261 inhabitants, aged 25-74 years, of the City of Augsburg, Germany and two adjacent counties. Using standardised computer-assisted face-to-face interviews, we determined and compared the prevalence of doctor-diagnosed at...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Acta Vet Hung 
Year:
2008 
Journal volume:
56 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
153-61 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0236-6290 
TUM Institution:
r Dermatologie und Allergologie