Socioeconomic status, stress, and asthma in childhood

Project number: 
05-030
Approval date: 
Monday, November 6, 2006
Principal Investigator: 
Chen,Edith
Institution: 
Not Available
Funding Agency: 
Canadian Institutes of Health Research(CIHR)
Datasets requested: 
Not available
Research objective: 
Publications: 

Journal Publication

  • Chen E, Schreier, H. M. C., & Chan, M. (in press) "Dissecting pathways for socioeconomic gradients in childhood asthma. In B. Evans, T. Seeman, B. Wolfe (Eds.), The Biological Consequences of Social Inequality. New York, NY: Russell Sage Foundation.
  • Walker HA, Chim L, Chen E (2009) "The role of asthma management beliefs and behaviors in childhood asthma immune and clinical outcomes." Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 34,379-388.
  • Chen E, Miller GE, Walker HA, Arevalo JM, Sung CY, Cole SW (2009) "Genome-wide transcriptional profiling linked to social class in asthma". Thorax, 64,38-43.
  • Yang Q, Chen Y, Krewski D, Burnett RT, Shi Y, McGrail KM (2005) "Effect of short-term exposure to low levels of gaseous pollution on chronic obstructive pulmonary disease hospitalizations." Environmental Research 99, 99-105.
  • Yang Q, Chen Y , Krewski D, Shi Y, Burnett RT, McGrail KM (2004) "Association between particulate air pollution and first hospital admission for childhood respiratory illness in Vancouver, Canada." Archive of Environment Health 59(1):14-21
  • Yang Q, Chen Y, Shi Y, Burnett RT, McGrail K, Krewski D (2003) "Association between ozone and respiratory admissions among children and the elderly in Vancouver, Canada." Inhalation Toxicology 15, 1297-1308.
  • Liu S, Krewski D, Shi Y, Chen Y, Burnett RT (2003) "Association between gaseous ambient air pollutants and adverse pregnancy outcomes in Vancouver, Canada." Environ Health Perspect 111:1773–1778.

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