ASTHMA INFORMATION CENTER
Although allergic sensitization and hay fever rates increased as children grew older, the rates of asthma dropped.
Increase in asthma hospital visits with increasing ambient particulate matter in San Luis Valley.
Children and young adults with asthma and multiple food allergies may be at risk for reduced small airway lung function than children with a single food allergy.
The new ICD-10 coding system may seem inappropriate for some disease models, but asthma care may benefit from the required changes.
The SYGMA trials assessed the use of an as-needed combined corticosteroid/beta-agonist inhaler in patients with mild asthma.
Poor control of asthma and obstructive sleep apnea can feed off one another, according to Michelle Zeidler, MD, pulmonologist at the University of California, Los Angeles, and director of the UCLA Sleep Fellowship Program.