ASTHMA INFORMATION CENTER
Researchers developed a predictive algorithm to identify individuals with a higher risk for severe reactions to the standardized peanut oral food challenge.
Increased risk of treatment failure for children with asthma exacerbations presenting to the ER.
The study authors examined data obtained from the 2007-2008 National Survey of Children's Health (NSCH) to determine the prevalence, risk factors, as well as the severity of asthma phenotypes.
The new ICD-10 coding system may seem inappropriate for some disease models, but asthma care may benefit from the required changes.