Journal article

Early-life risk factors and incidence of rhinitis: Results from the European Community Respiratory Health Study-an international population-based cohort study

Melanie Claire Matheson, Shyamali Chandrika Dharmage, Michael John Abramson, Eugene Haydn Walters, Jordi Sunyer, Roberto de Marco, Benedicte Leynaert, Joachim Heinrich, Deborah Jarvis, Dan Norback, Chantal Raherison, Matthias Wjst, Cecilie Svanes

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology | MOSBY-ELSEVIER | Published : 2011

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Funding Acknowledgements

M.C. Matheson and S. C. Dharmage are supported by the National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia. The ECRHS study is a joint project by many participants and funded by many sources. See the Acknowledgments section for complete funding and study information.S.C. Dharmage has received research support from the National Health and Medical Research Council (Australia) and the Clifford Craig Medical Trust. M.J. Abramson is the chair of the Australian Lung Foundation's guidelines committee. E. H. Walters has received research support from GlaxoSmithKline. M. Wjst is married to an employee of Bencard. The rest of the authors have declared that they have no conflict of interest.Financial support for ECRHS I centers: Belgian Science Policy Office, National Fund for Scientific Research; Ministere de la Sante, Glaxo France, Insitut Pneumologique d'Aquitaine, Contrat de Plan Etat-Region Languedoc-Rousillon, CNMATS, CNMRT (90MR/10, 91AF/6), Ministre delegue de la sante, RNSP, France; GSF, and the Bundesminister fur Forschung und Technologie, Bonn, Germany; Ministero dell'Universita e della Ricerca Scientifica e Tecnologica, CNR, Regione Veneto grant RSF no. 381/05.93, Italy; Norwegian Research Council project no. 101422/310; Dutch Ministry of Wellbeing, Public Health and Culture, Netherlands; Ministero Sanidad y Consumo FIS (grants #91/0016060/00E-05E and #93/0393), and grants from Hospital General de Albacete, Hospital General Juan Ramon Jimenenz, Consejeria de Sanidad Principado de Asturias, Spain; The Swedish Medical Research Council, the Swedish Heart Lung Foundation, the Swedish Association against Asthma and Allergy; Swiss National Science Foundation grant 402628099; National Asthma Campaign, British Lung Foundation, Department of Health, South Thames Regional Health Authority, United Kingdom; United States Department of Health, Education and Welfare Public Health Service (grant #2 S07 RR05521-28). Australia: Victorian Health Promotion Foundation and Allen & Hanburys.Financial support for ECRHS II: The coordination of ECRHS II was supported by the European Commission, as part of its Quality of Life program. The following bodies funded the local studies in ECRHS II included in this article: Albacete: Fondo de Investigaciones Santarias (FIS) (grant code: 97/0035-01, 99/0034-01, and 99/0034-02), Hospital Universitario de Albacete, Consejeria de Sanidad; Antwerp: FWO (Fund for Scientific Research)-Flanders Belgium (grant code: G.0402.00), University of Antwerp, Flemish Health Ministry; Barcelona: SEPAR, Public Health Service (grant code: R01 HL62633-01), Fondo de Investigaciones Santarias (FIS) (grant code: 97/0035-01, 99/0034-01, and 99/0034-02), CIRIT (grant code: 1999SGR 00241) Red Respira ISCII; Basel: Swiss National Science Foundation, Swiss Federal Office for Education & Science, Swiss National Accident Insurance Fund (SUVA), USC NIEHS Center grant 5P30 ES07048; Bergen: Norwegian Research Council,Norwegian Asthma & Allergy Association (NAAF), Glaxo Wellcome AS, Norway Research Fund; Bordeaux: Institut Pneumologique d'Aquitaine; Erfurt: GSF-National Research Centre for Environment& Health, Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG) (grant code FR 1526/1-1); Galdakao: Basque Health Department; Goteborg: Swedish Heart Lung Foundation, Swedish Foundation for Health Care Sciences & Allergy Research, Swedish Asthma & Allergy Foundation, Swedish Cancer& Allergy Foundation; Grenoble: Programme Hospitalier de Recherche Clinique-DRC de Grenoble 2000 no. 2610, Ministry of Health, Direction de la Recherche Clinique, Ministere de l'Emploi et de la Solidarite, Direction Generale de la Sante, CHU de Grenoble, Comite des Maladies Respiratoires de l'Isere; Hamburg: GSF-National Research Centre for Environment & Health, Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG) (grant codeMA711/4-1); Ipswich and Norwich: AsthmaUK(formerly known as National Asthma Campaign); Huelva: Fondo de Investigaciones Santarias (FIS) (grant code: 97/0035-01, 99/0034-01, and 99/0034-02); Montpellier: Programme Hospitalier de Recherche Clinique-DRC de Grenoble 2000 no. 2610, Ministry of Health, Direction de la Recherche Clinique, CHU de Grenoble, Ministere de l'Emploi et de la Solidarite, Direction Generale de la Sante, Aventis (France), Direction Regionale des Affaires Sanitaires et Sociales Languedoc-Roussillon; Oviedo: Fondo de Investigaciones Santarias (FIS) (grant code: 97/0035-01, 99/0034-01, and 99/0034-02); Paris: Ministere de l'Emploi et de la Solidarite, Direction Generale de la Sante, UCB-Pharma (France), Aventis (France), Glaxo France, Programme Hospitalier de Recherche Clinique-DRC de Grenoble 2000 no.2610, Ministry of Health, Direction de la Recherche Clinique, CHU de Grenoble; Pavia: Glaxo-SmithKline Italy, Italian Ministry of University and Scientific and Technological Research (MURST), Local University Funding for research 1998 & 1999 (Pavia, Italy); Portland: American Lung Association of Oregon, Northwest Health Foundation, Collins Foundation, Merck Pharmaceutical; Reykjavik: Icelandic Research Council, Icelandic University Hospital Fund; Tartu: Estonian Science Foundation; Turin: ASL 4 Regione Piemonte (Italy), AO CTO/ICORMA Regione Piemonte (Italy), Ministero dell'Universita e della Ricerca Scientifica (Italy), Glaxo Wellcome spa (Verona, Italy); Umea: Swedish Heart Lung Foundation, Swedish Foundation for Health Care Sciences & Allergy Research, Swedish Asthma & Allergy Foundation, Swedish Cancer & Allergy Foundation; Uppsala: Swedish Heart Lung Foundation, Swedish Foundation for Health Care Sciences & Allergy Research, Swedish Astma & Allergy Foundation, Swedish Cancer & Allergy Foundation; Verona: University of Verona; Italian Ministry of University and Scientific and Technological Research (MURST); Glaxo-SmithKline Italy.