volume 28, issue 3, P348-352 2007
DOI: 10.2500/aap.2007.28.2943
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Abstract: Exercise-induced bronchospasm (EIB) is a clinical syndrome that affects 8-20% of the general population and 11-50% of athletes. Although a variety of testing protocols for the diagnosis of EIB have been pursued, the optimal algorithm still is lacking. The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence of EIB among students of Tehran University of Medical Sciences and to find out whether self-reported symptoms are sufficient to establish the diagnosis of EIB. A total of 463 students completed an EIB symptoms…

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