Donovan BM, Abreo A, Ding T, Gebretsadik T, Turi KN, Yu C, Ding J, Dupont WD, Stone CA, Hartert TV, Wu P. Dose, Timing, and Type of Infant Antibiotic Use and the Risk of Childhood Asthma. Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America. 2019 May 31. PMID: 31149702 [PubMed]
Aspects of infant antibiotic exposure and its association with asthma development have been variably explored. We aimed to evaluate comprehensively and simultaneously the impact of dose, timing, and type of infant antibiotic use on the risk of childhood asthma.