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Mediators of Inflammation
Volume 2015, Article ID 819194, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/819194
Research Article

Chronic Comorbidities Contribute to the Burden and Costs of Persistent Asthma

1University of Helsinki, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Respiratory Diseases and Allergology, Inflammation Center, Skin and Allergy Hospital, P.O. Box 160, 00029 Helsinki, Finland
2Department of Industrial Engineering and Management, Aalto University, P.O. Box 15500, 00076 Aalto, Finland
3South Karelia Allergy and Environment Institute, Lääkäritie 15, 55330 Tiuruniemi, Finland
4Social Insurance Institution, Research Department, P.O. Box 450, 00101 Helsinki, Finland
5University of Helsinki, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Pediatric Diseases and Allergology, Inflammation Center, Skin and Allergy Hospital, P.O. Box 160, 00029 Helsinki, Finland

Received 14 September 2015; Accepted 25 November 2015

Academic Editor: Pham My-Chan Dang

Copyright © 2015 Paula Kauppi et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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