TABLE B-2h Studies on Adult Asthma and Allergies

Author

Study Type

Subjects

Exposure

Troisi et al., 1995

Cohort

Women (n=77,866)

Aged 30-55 years

US nurses

Nurses’ Health Study

No diagnosed cancer, CVD, diabetes, emphysema, chronic bronchitis, or asthma before or at time of questionnaire

Follow-up of 10 years

Dietary total fat and n-3 intake

Huang et al., 2001

Cross-sectional

Men (n=582)

Women (n=584)

Aged 13-17 years

Taiwan

Uninstitutionalized

The National Nutritional Survey (1993-1996)

Seafood; diet

* N = Evidence of no association or no clear association; B = Evidence of a benefit.



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