Kemp, Trudi1; Pearce, Neil1; Fitzharris, Penny1; Crane, Julian1; Fergusson, David2; George, Ian St.3; Wickens, Kristin1; Beasley, Richard1
1From the Wellington Asthma Research Group, Department of Medicine, and3Department of the Dean, Wellington School of Medicine, Wellington, New Zealand; and 2Christchurch Health and Development Study, Christchurch School of Medicine, Christchurch, New Zealand.
Address correspondence to: Neil Pearce, Wellington Asthma Research Group, Wellington School of Medicine, P.O. Box 7343, Wellington South, New Zealand.
This project was supported by the Guardian Trust (Trustee of the David and Cassie Anderson Medical Charitable Trust). The Wellington Asthma Research Group is funded by a Programme Grant, and Neil Pearce and Julian Crane are funded by Professorial Research Fellowships from the Health Research Council of New Zealand. Financial support for the Christchurch Health and Development Study has been provided by the Health Research Council of New Zealand, the Canterbury Medical Research Foundation, and the National Children's Health Research Foundation.
Submitted November 14, 1996; final version accepted May 8, 1997.