Serum vitamin D levels and severe asthma exacerbations in the Childhood Asthma Management Program study by Brehm John M, Schuemann Brooke, Fuhlbrigge Anne L, Hollis Bruce W, Strunk Robert C, Zeiger Robert S, Weiss Scott T, Litonjua Augusto A, Childhood Asthma Management Program Research Group in The Journal of allergy and clinical immunology (2010). PubMed

Abstract

Asthma exacerbations, most often caused by respiratory tract infections, are the leading causes of asthma morbidity and comprise a significant proportion of asthma-related costs. Vitamin D status might play a role in preventing asthma exacerbations.

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