The Influence of Bisphenol A and Phthalates (Xenoestrogens) on the Development of Asthma and Allergy in Children and Adults: What’s Known and What's Real?
Saturday, March 1, 2014: 4:45 PM-6:00 PM
Convention Center, Upper Level, Room 1AB
1.25 CME/ 1.50 CE
Leslie C. Grammer , MD FAAAAI
- Define the environmental sources of chemicals with estrogen properties such as bisphenol A and phthalates.
- Summarize the research demonstrating the effects of xenoestrogens on the allergic and asthmatic phenotype
- Describe the epidemiology that associates xenoestrogen exposures and the development of asthma and allergy in children and adults
How Are We Exposed to Bisphenol A and Phthalates in Our Immediate and Regional Environments?
What Have We Observed About the Effects of Xenoestrogens on the Development of Childhood and Adult Asthma and Allergy?
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