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Liew, Choi Yi (2010) Mechanism of the Anti-Inflammatory Action of 3-(2-Hydroxy-Phenyl)-1-(5-Methyl-Furan 2-y-l) Propenone (HMP). Masters thesis, Universiti Putra Malaysia.
Ab Hamid, Jabrullah (2010) Matrix Metalloproteinase -9 and Tissue Inhibitors of Metalloproteinasr-1 and -2 as Potential Novel Biomakers in Gestational Hypertension. Masters thesis, Universiti Putra Malaysia.
Abd Hamid, Mohd Zaini and Othman, Norlijah and Abdul Rahman, Anita and Aziz, N. A (2010) Knowledge of blood-borne infectious diseases and the practice of universal precautions amongst health-care workers in a tertiary hospital in Malaysia. Southeast Asian Journal of Tropical Medicine and Public Healt, 41 (5). pp. 1192-1199. ISSN 0125-1562
Abd. Hamid@ Abd. Razak, Roslida and Abdullah, Muhammad Nazrul Hakim and Sukardi, Sabrina and Nik Mustapha, Nik Musaadah and Lau, M. F. (2010) The hexane fraction of an Ardisia crispa ethanolic extract shows anti-arthritis effects in a rat arthritis model. Planta Medica, 76 . p. 330. ISSN 0032-0943, ESSN: 1439-0221
Abdul Ghani, Zuleen Delina Fasya (2010) Antinociceptive Activity of Haruan (Channa Striatus) Traditional Extract. Masters thesis, Universiti Putra Malaysia.
Abdullah, Maha and Gyanchand Rampal, Lekhraj Rampal and Md Zain, Azhar and Mohd Sidik, Sherina and Vidyadaran, Sharmili and Md Akim, Abdah and Ramasamy, Rajesh and Sekawi, Zamberi and Loong, Yik Yee and Awang, Hamidin and Abdul Rahim, Firdaus and Abdul Aziz, Ahmad Fazli and Lim, Poh Hin and Noor Jan, Khin Ohnmar Naing and Kho, Puay Bee (2010) Attitude Towards Sex: Study of Secondary Schoolchildren in Selangor State. Malaysian Journal of Medicine and Health Sciences, 6 (1). pp. 33-61. ISSN 1675-8544
Abdullah, Muhammad Nazrul Hakim and Ahmad, Zuraini (2010) Supression of histamine induced permeability of endothelium via nitric oxide. Planta Medica, 12 (76). p. 1169. ISSN 0032-0943, ESSN: 1439-0221
Abdullah, Wan Omar (2010) Toxoplasma gondii Recombinant Surface Antigen (SAG 1; P 30) and its Applications in Serodiagnosis and Vaccine Development for Toxoplasmosis. Malaysian Journal of Medicine and Health Sciences, 6 (1). pp. 1-18. ISSN 1675-8544
Abdullah, Wan Omar (2010) Toxoplasma gondii Recombinant Surface Antigen (SAG 1; P 30) and its applications in serodiagnosis and vaccine development for Toxoplasmosis. Malaysian journal of medicine and health sciences. , 6 (1). p. 18. ISSN 1675-8544
Abdulmumin, Saad (2010) Effectiveness of a Randomized Controlled Hiv-Risk-Reduction Program Field Trial with Students at Ahmadu Bello University Zaria. PhD thesis, Universiti Putra Malaysia.
Adib Ridzuan, Nurul Raudzah (2010) Effects of Mitragynine on Locomotor and Anxiety in Rats Subjected to Restraint Stress. Masters thesis, Universiti Putra Malaysia.
Aghasi, Majid (2010) Amitraz Exposure and Risks to Pesticide Applicators and Nearby Residents in Zangiabad, Iran. PhD thesis, Universiti Putra Malaysia.
Ahmad, Zuraini and Abd. Hamid, Roslida and Abdullah, Maha and Ang, K and Yong , Y (2010) Suppression of histamine-induced increase of endothelial permeability via nitric oxide production by Bixa orellana leaves extract. Planta Medica, 76 (12). p. 569. ISSN 0032-0943, ESSN: 1439-0221
Ahmad Saad , Fathinul Fikri and Lau, W.F.E. (2010) Significance of subcentimetre 18F-FDG PET/CT pulmonary abnormality in patients with known extrapulmonary malignancy. Biomedical Imaging and Intervention Journal, 6 (4). e34. ISSN 1823-5530
Al-Edrus, Sharifah Aishah and S. N., Suhaimi and Abdul Rahman, Noor Azman and Abd Latif, Ahmad Zubaidi and Muda, Ahmad Sobri (2010) The Spetzler-Martin Grading System and Management of Patients with Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformation in a Tertiary Referral Hospital. Malaysian Journal of Medicine and Health Sciences, 6 (1). pp. 91-99. ISSN 1675-8544
Al-Naqeep, Ghanya and Allaudin, Zeenathul and Ismail, Maznah (2010) Regulation of low-density lipoprotein receptor and 3-hydroxy-3- methylglutaryl coenzyme a reductase gene expression by thymoquinone-rich fraction and thymoquinone in HepG2 cells. Journal of Nutrigenetics and Nutrigenomics, 2 (4-5). pp. 163-172. ISSN 1661-6499, ESSN: 1661-6758
Ang, Kok Pian (2010) In Vitro Effects of Cryptotanshinone on Early Atherogenic Events Induced by Oxidized Low Density Lipoprotein and Tumour Necrosis Factor-α. Masters thesis, Universiti Putra Malaysia.
Anushia Swaminathan, (2010) Effect of Newcastle Disease Virus AF2240 on Allografted 4T1 Breast Cancer Cells in Balb/c Mice. Masters thesis, Universiti Putra Malaysia.
Arumugam, Manohar and Md. Zain, Azhar (2010) Psychiatric manifestations in orthopedic patients on Celecoxib therapy. Malaysian Journal of Medicine and Health Sciences, 6 (2). pp. 41-42. ISSN 1675-8544
Azman, Khairunnuur Fairuz (2010) Tamarindus Indica L. Pulp Aqueous Extract Effects in High Fat Diet-Induced Obese Sprague-Dawley Rats. Masters thesis, Universiti Putra Malaysia.
Baharuddin, Azlin and Mohd Yusof, Salina Akhtar and Nik Jaafar, Nik Ruzyanei and Zakaria, Hazli and J., Normala (2010) Psychiatric disorders among young male adult prisoners: A cross sectional study in a Malaysian prison. Malaysian Journal of Medicine and Health Sciences, 6 (2). pp. 65-70. ISSN 1675-8544
Bandarchian, Fataneh (2010) Risk Factors of Uterine Fibroid Among Patients in Hospital Selayang and Hospital Putrajaya, Malaysia. Masters thesis, Universiti Putra Malaysia.
Basri, Hamidon and Ahmad Tajudin , Noradina and Ibrahim M. , Norlinah and Karim , N. A. and Ali , Raymond Azman (2010) Sleep-disordered breathing in patients with Parkinson's disease. Singapore Medical Journal, 51 (1). pp. 60-64. ISSN 0037-5675
Cheong , Siew Man and Kandiah, Mirnalini and Chinna , Karuthan and Chan , YokeMun and Abu Saad , Hazizi (2010) Prevalence of obesity and factors associated with it in a worksite setting in Malaysia. Journal of Community Health, 35 (6 ). pp. 698-705. ISSN 0094-5145, ESSN: 1573-3610
Chong, Hueh Zan (2010) Suppression Effects of Pandanus Amarylfolius and Strobilanthes Cripus Extracts on the Growth of Breast Cancer Cells by Inducing p53-Mediated Apoptotic Pathway. PhD thesis, Universiti Putra Malaysia.
Chong , Pei Pei and Rozita , Rosli and Seow , Heng Fong and Lim, Crystale Siew Ying and Tan, Hui Yin (2010) Transcriptome profile of the human endothelial cell response to high- and low-density infections of Candida albicans. International Journal of Infectious Diseases, 14 (Supplement 1). e341. ISSN 1201-9712, ESSN: 1878-3511
Darani, Firoozeh Mostafavi (2010) Caring Behaviors for the Elderly in Primary Health Care Centers in Urban Isfahan, Iran. PhD thesis, Universiti Putra Malaysia.
Ferdaos, Nurfarhana (2010) Isolation and Characterization of Full-Term Ammoniotic Fluid-derived Stem Cells. Masters thesis, Universiti Putra Malaysia.
Gazanizad, Neda (2010) Relationship Between Job Stress and Job Performance Among Hospital Staff Nurses in Sanandaj, Kurdestan, Iran. Masters thesis, Universiti Putra Malaysia.
Ghasemzadeh , Ali and Jaafar, H. Z. E. and Rahmat , Asmah (2010) Synthesis of phenolics and flavonoids in ginger (Zingiber officinale Roscoe) and their effects on photosynthesis rate. International Journal of Molecular Sciences , 11 (11). pp. 4539-4555. ISSN 1422-0067, ESSN: 1422-0067
Ghaznavi Rad, Ehsanollah (2010) Molecular Epidemiology and Therapeutic Potential of Persian Shallot (Allium ascalonicum L.) in the Management of Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus Infection. PhD thesis, Universiti Putra Malaysia.
Ghaznavi-Rad , Ehsanollah and Shamsudin, Mariana Nor and Sekawi, Zamberi and Liew , Y. K. and Aziz, Mohammad Nazri and Hamat, Rukman Awang and Othman, Norlijah and Chong, Pei Pei and Van Belkum, Alex and Ghasemzadeh Moghaddam, Hamed and Vasanthakumari Kumari , Neela (2010) Predominance and emergence of clones of hospital-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Malaysia. Journal of Clinical Mircobiology, 48 (3). pp. 867-872. ISSN 0095-1137, ESSN: 1098-660X
Gyanchand Rampal, Lekhraj Rampal and Loong, Yik Yee and Md Zain, Azhar and Lekhraj Rampal, Sanjay Rampal (2010) Enhancing Diabetic Care in the Community in Malaysia: Need for a Paradigm Shift. Malaysian Journal of Medicine and Health Sciences, 6 (1). pp. 3-11. ISSN 1675-8544
Hashim, Zailina and Ruslan, Rumaizah and Ismail, Ismi Arif and Lin , Naing and Nordin , Rusli (2010) The implications of a health promotion program on the knowledge and practice of automotive workers exposed to solvent. American Journal of Applied Sciences, 7 (5). pp. 661-668. ISSN 1546-9239, ESSN: 1554-3641
Hassan, H. A. and Ab. Hamid, Suzana (2010) Retroperitoneal intramuscular haemangioma: Imaging features. Journal of the Hong Kong College of Radiologists , 13 (1). pp. 23-25. ISSN 1029-5097
Ibrahim, Muhammad (2010) Nutrient Composition and Antioxidant Properties of Magifera Pajang Kosterm Juice Powder and its Effects on Cardiovascular Biomarkers in Hypercholestrolemic Rabbits and Healthy Human Subjects. PhD thesis, Universiti Putra Malaysia.
Ismail, Amin and Tan, Chin Ping and Kong , Kin Weng and Khoo, Hock Eng and Prasad, K. Nagendra and Rajab, Nor Fadilah (2010) Revealing the power of the natural red pigment lycopene. Molecules, 15 (2 ). pp. 959-987. ISSN 1431-5157, ESSN: 1420-3049
Ismail, Hasimah (2010) Faktor Determinan Kesihatan Terhadap Pengawalan Diabetes dalam Kalangan Pesakit Diabetes Jenis 2 di Klinik Kesihatan Bandar Tun Razak, Kuala Lumpur. Masters thesis, Universiti Putra Malaysia.
Ismail, Maznah and Al-Naqeb, Ghanya and Bagalkotkar, Gururaj and Altine Adamu, Hadiza (2010) Vanillin rich fraction regulates LDLR and HMGCR gene expression in HepG2 cells. Food Research International, 43 (10). pp. 2437-2443. ISSN 0963-9969, ESSN: 1873-7145
Ismail, Maznah and Saiful Yazan, Latifah and Ho, Ket Li and Ismail, Norsharina (2010) Toxicology study of vanillin on rats via oral and intra-peritoneal administration. Food and Chemical Toxicology, 49 (1). pp. 25-30. ISSN 0278-6915, ESSN: 1873-6351
Ismail, Syazwan Aizat (2010) Evaluation of Two Ergonomic Intervention Programs in Reducing Ergonomic Risk Factors Contributing to Musculoskeletal Pain Among School Children. Masters thesis, Universiti Putra Malaysia.
Jaafar, Rohana and Abdullah Mahdy, Zaleha and Siraj, Harlina Halizah and Khaza'ai , Huzwah and Abd Mutalib, Mohd Sokhini and Mohd Dali, Ahmad Zailani Hatta (2010) The role of antenatal vitamin e supplementation in the prevention of neonatal jaundice. Journal of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, 3 (3). pp. 217-221. ISSN 1934-5798, EISSN: 1878-4429
Jafari, Hanieh (2010) Effects of Lycopene and Red Palm Oil on Oxidative Stress in Streptozotocin-Induced Diabetic Rats. Masters thesis, Universiti Putra Malaysia.
Jalil, Abdul Jalil and Rossetti, Claudio and Abdul Rahim, Noraini and Rashmizal, Hairil (2010) Potential false positive active extra pulmonary tuberculosis lesions on FDG PET/CT imaging in malignancy. Dicle Medical Journal , 37 (1). pp. 42-47. ISSN 1300-2945, ESSN: 1308-9889
Jamal, Farida Fatema @ Farida and Madhavan, Priya and Chong, Pei Pei and Ng, Kee Peng (2010) In vitro activity of fluconazole and voriconazole against clinical isolates of Candida spp. by E-test method. Tropical Biomedicine, 27 (2). pp. 200-207. ISSN 0127-5720
Jee, Jap Meng (2010) Cytotoxicity Mechanism of a Fungal Inhibitor from a Soil-Derived Streptomyces SP. PhD thesis, Universiti Putra Malaysia.
Joo, Ee Beh and Latip, Jalifah and Abdullah, Mohd Puad and Ismail, Amin and Hamid, Muhajir (2010) Scopariadulcis (SDF7) endowed with glucose uptake properties on L6 myotubes compared insulin. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, 129 (1). pp. 23-33. ISSN 0378-8741, ESSN: 1872-7573
Kadivar, Mohammad (2010) Effects of Cola Nut [Cola Nitida (Vent.) Schott & Endl.] Aqueous Extract on Rat Liver During Hepatocarcinogenesis. Masters thesis, Universiti Putra Malaysia.
Kandiah, Mirnalini and Parsa , Parisa (2010) Predictors of adherence to clinical breast examination and mammography screening among Malaysian women. Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention, 11 (3). pp. 681-688. ISSN 1513-7368
Kharuddin, Fatim (2010) Profiling of DNA Copy Number Microaberrations Associated with Congenital Disorders Among Malaysian Children Using Array Comparative Genomic Hybridisation. Masters thesis, Universiti Putra Malaysia.
Khaw, Wan-Fei. (2010) Health Related Quality of Life among Hypertensive Patients Attending Medical and Nephrology Clinics of Serdang Hospital, Selangor. Masters thesis, Universiti Putra Malaysia.
Kong, Kin Weng (2010) Lycopene Content and Antioxidant Properties of Pink Guava Industry by-Products. Masters thesis, Universiti Putra Malaysia.
Kong, Kin Weng and Ismail, Abdul Razak and Tan, Seok Tyug and Prasad, K. Nagendra and Ismail, Amin (2010) Response surface optimisation for the extraction of phenolics and flavonoids from a pink guava puree industrial by-product. International Journal of Food Science and Technology, 45 (8). pp. 1739-1745. ISSN 0950-5423, ESSN: 1365-2621
Lim, Chooi Ling (2010) Antifibrotic Effect of Transforming Growth Factor Beta 1 Inhibitor Extract from Streptomyces SP.Strain H6552 on Human Hepatic Stellate Cells. PhD thesis, Universiti Putra Malaysia.
Lim, Crystale Siew Ying (2010) Morphology Switching and Quorum Sensing in Candida Albicans Pathogenesis. PhD thesis, Universiti Putra Malaysia.
Loh, Su Peng and Khor, Geok Lin (2010) Iron Intake and Iron Deficiency Anaemia among Young Women in Kuala Lumpur. Malaysian Journal of Medicine and Health Sciences, 6 (1). pp. 63-70. ISSN 1675-8544
Mariod , Abdalbasit Adam and Fathy, Siti Farhana and Saleem Ismail, Maznah (2010) Preparation and characterisation of protein concentrates from defatted kenaf seed. Food Chemistry , 123 (3). pp. 747-752. ISSN 0308-8146
Masrudin, Siti Saleha (2010) Structural and Ultrastructural Studies of Tissues Engineered Cornea. Masters thesis, Universiti Putra Malaysia.
Mehrnoosh, Akhtari-Zavare and Abdullah, Mohd Yunus and Syed Hassan, Syed Tajuddin and Said, Salmiah and Mohammad, Kamali (2010) Patient satisfaction : evaluating nursing care for patients hospitalized with cancer in Tehran Teaching Hospitals, Iran. Global Journal of Health Science, 2 (1). pp. 117-126. ISSN 1916-9736 / Online ISSN: 1916-9744
Mohamad Saini, Suraini and Bux, Shaik Ismail (2010) Spontaneous Thrombosis in a Post-traumatic Splenic Pseudo-aneurysm. Malaysian Journal of Medicine and Health Sciences, 6 (1). pp. 119-123. ISSN 1675-8544
Mohammadi, Mahtab (2010) Knowledge, Attitude and Practice Related to HIV/AIDS Prevention Among Secondary School Students in Klang, Malaysia. Masters thesis, Universiti Putra Malaysia.
Mohd Ali, Nurul Asyiqin (2010) Risk of Musculo-skeletal Disorders and the Development of Ergonomics Furniture for Primary School Children in Malaysia. Masters thesis, University Putra Malaysia.
Mohd Esa, Norhaizan and Md. Akim, Abdah and Ithnin, Hairuszah and Shafie, Nurul-Husna and Saad, Norazalina and Ismail, Norsharina (2010) Rice bran phytic acid (IP6) induces growth inhibition, cell cycle arrest and apoptosis on human colorectal adenocarcinoma cells. Journal of Medicinal Plants Research, 4 (21). pp. 2283-2289. ISSN 1996-0875
Mokhtarudin, Rusinahayati and Vallipuram, Sivanesaratnam and Pailoor, Jayalakshmi and Mohd Nordin, Noraihan (2010) Clinical Behaviour, Pathological Findings, Survival and Prognostic Factors in Young Woman in Comparison to Menopausal Women with Epithelial Ovarian Malignancy. Malaysian Journal of Medicine and Health Sciences, 6 (1). pp. 19-32. ISSN 1675-8544
Mukhtar, Firdaus and Hashim, Hairul anuar (2010) Relationship among depression, self-efficacy, and quality of life among students in medical and allied health sciences. Malaysian Journal of Medicine and Health Sciences, 6 (2). pp. 51-58. ISSN 1675-8544
Naing @ Noor Jan, Khin Ohnmar and Abdul Aziz, Nor Azillah and Ismail, Nooriny and Tan, C. H. and Yoke, Yeow Yap and Awang, Hamidin (2010) Anxiety and Depressive Symptoms and Coping Strategies in Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma Patients in Hospital Kuala Lumpur. Malaysian Journal of Medicine and Health Sciences, 6 (1). pp. 71-81. ISSN 1675-8544
Namakyan, Ashraf (2010) Socio-Cultural Determinants of Food Choice Among Iranian Students at Universiti Putra Malaysia. Masters thesis, Universiti Putra Malaysia.
Nik Hasan, Mohd Kamal (2010) Antioxidative and Anti-inflammatory Effect of Gajus (Anacardium Occidentale l.) Leaves Extract on Endothelial Dysfunction in Early Stage of Atherosclerosis. Masters thesis, Universiti Putra Malaysia.
Ooi, Keok Loo (2010) Metallothionein Gene Expression in Peripheral Blood Lymphocytes as Biomakers of Cadmium Expose Among Male Die Casting Workers in Bangi Malaysia. Masters thesis, Universiti Putra Malaysia.
Phang, Cheng Kar and Midin, Marhani and Abdul Aziz, Salina (2010) Traditional healers are causing treatment delay among patients with psychosis in Hospital Kuala Lumpur: fact or fallacy? Asean Journal of Psychiatry, 11 (2). pp. 206-215. ISSN 2231-7805, E-ISSN 2231-7791
Phang , Cheng Kar and Midin, Marhani and Abdul Aziz, Salina (2010) Prevalence & experience of contact with traditional healers among patients with first-episode psychosis in Hospital Kuala Lumpur. Malaysian Journal of Psychiatry, 19 (2). p. 9. ISSN 2232-0385
Poh , Bee Koon and M. Y. , Safiah and Tahir , Aris and M. S. , Siti Haslinda and N. , Siti Norazlin and Abdul Karim , Norimah and W. M. , Wan Manan and Kandiah, Mirnalini and Mohd Shariff, Zalilah and M. Y. , Azmi and S. , Fatimah (2010) Physical activity pattern and energy expenditure of Malaysian adults: findings from the Malaysian adult nutrition survey (MANS). Malaysian Journal of Nutrition, 16 (1). pp. 13-37. ISSN 1394-035X
Rahmat, Asmah and Ling, Jing Jing and Mohamed, Maryati and Abu Bakar, Mohd Fadzelly (2010) Phytochemicals, antioxidant properties and anticancer investigations of the different parts of several gingers species (Boesenbergia rotunda, Boesenbergia pulchella var attenuata and Boesenbergia armeniaca). Journal of Medicinal Plants Research , 4 (1). 027-032. ISSN 1996-0875
Ramasamy , Rajesh and Krishna , K. and Maqbool, Maryam and Vellasamy, Shalini and Sarmadi , V. H P and Abdullah , Maha and Vidyadaran , Sharmili (2010) The effect of human Mesenchymal stem cell on neutrophil oxidative burst. Malaysian Journal of Medicine and Health Sciences , 6 (2). pp. 11-17. ISSN 1675-8544
Shahmoradi, Negar (2010) Relationship Between Nutritional Status and Quality of Life of Advanced Cancer Patients in Selected Hospices in Peninsular Malaysia. Masters thesis, Universiti Putra Malaysia.
Shahoei, Roonak (2010) Kurdish Pregnant Women's Emotions and their Effect on Choice of Delivery Method in Sanandaj, Iran. PhD thesis, Universiti Putra Malaysia.
Shamsudin, Shamsudin and Fleischer, Alan B. (2010) Vehicle or placebo? Investigators use incorrect terminology in randomized controlled trials half of the time: A systematic review of randomized controlled trials published in three major dermatology journals. Journal of Drugs in Dermatology, 9 (10 ). pp. 1221-1226. ISSN 1545-9616
Shariff Ghazali, Sazlina and Abu Hassan, Zailinawati and Ali, Zaiton and Ian, Ong (2010) A Clinical Audit on Diabetes Care in Two Urban Public Primary Care Clinics in Malaysia. Malaysian Journal of Medicine and Health Sciences, 6 (1). pp. 101-109. ISSN 1675-8544
Sharj Abad, Fatemeh Najafi (2010) Knowledge, Attitude and Practice Regarding Hormonal Emergency Contraception Aamong Married Female Staff in Universiti Putra Malaysia. Masters thesis, Universiti Putra Malaysia.
Sim, Jiun Horng (2010) Molecular Diversity of Endophytic Fungi Isolated from Different Sections of Local Fruit Trees. Masters thesis, Universiti Putra Malaysia.
Tong, Chih Kong (2010) Generation and Characterisation of Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells from Human Umbilical Cord. Masters thesis, Universiti Putra Malaysia.
Vasantha Kumari , Neela and Liew, Y. K (2010) Secretome of Staphylococcus aureus. African Journal of Microbiology Research, 4 (7). pp. 500-508. ISSN 1996-0808, ESSN: 1996-0808
Wong, Wai Hong and Lim, Thiam Aun and Lim, K. Y. (2010) Isobolographic Analysis of the Hypnotic Interaction Between Propofol and Thiopental. Malaysian Journal of Medicine and Health Sciences, 6 (1). pp. 83-89. ISSN 1675-8544
Yap, Felix and Lee , BangRom and Baba , Roshidah (2010) Syringocystadenoma papilliferum in an unusual location beyond the head and neck region: A case report and review of literature. Dermatology Online Journal, 16 (10 ). p. 4. ISSN 1087-2108, ESSN: 1087-2108
Zakaria, Junaidah (2010) Ambient Air Pollution and its Association with the Respiratory Health of Asthmatic Primary School Children in Selected Urban, Rural and Industrial Areas in Selangor and Kuala Lumpur. Masters thesis, Universiti Putra Malaysia.