Indoor allergen exposure in primary school classrooms in New Zealand.

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Summary of "Indoor allergen exposure in primary school classrooms in New Zealand."

Indoor allergens exposure is a risk factor for respiratory symptoms in sensitised children. There is limited data on indoor allergen exposures in New Zealand schools.


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Name: The New Zealand medical journal
ISSN: 1175-8716
Pages: 42-47


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A group of islands in the southwest Pacific. Its capital is Wellington. It was discovered by the Dutch explorer Abel Tasman in 1642 and circumnavigated by Cook in 1769. Colonized in 1840 by the New Zealand Company, it became a British crown colony in 1840 until 1907 when colonial status was terminated. New Zealand is a partly anglicized form of the original Dutch name Nieuw Zeeland, new sea land, possibly with reference to the Dutch province of Zeeland. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p842 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p378)

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