The influence of early-life animal exposure on the risk of childhood atopic dermatitis, asthma and allergic rhinoconjunctivitis: findings from the Danish National Birth Cohort

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Background Early-life animal exposure has been associated with both protective and harmful effects on asthma and allergic disease. We aimed to explore factors that may modify associations of early-life animal exposure with asthma and allergic disease, so as to better understand these differences in findings. Methods We used data from

Original languageEnglish
JournalInternational Journal of Epidemiology
Issue number4
Pages (from-to)1231–1242
Number of pages12
Publication statusPublished - 2023

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  • Lifecourse epidemiology, pets, animals, atopic dermatitis, asthma, allergic rhinoconjunctivitis, allergic disease, Danish National Birth Cohort, children, PET OWNERSHIP, FARM EXPOSURE, HAY-FEVER, CHILDREN, PROGRESSION, REGISTER, RHINITIS, CATS, DOGS

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