High-risk children living in urban neighborhoods in the United States develop specific phenotypes of respiratory health vs disease, which may link environmental exposures in early life to childhood allergic sensitization and asthma.
Interventions designed to enhance physical activity in urban children with asthma need to address both the management of asthma and physical activity.
A significant reduction in the level of exacerbation rates across all patients were found when comparing the prelockdown to postlockdown periods.
Airway symptoms may develop in menopausal women with no prior history of asthma following the initiation of hormone replacement therapy.
Most Instagram posts incorporating a common, asthma-related hashtag promoted products or services that were not supported by the Global Initiative for Asthma (GINA) recommendations.
The Asthma Risk Panel Report encourages providers to adopt best asthma practices and use preventive services to reduce acute care visits and risky medication use.
Machine learning modules can be trained with the use of electronic health record data to differentiate between transient and persistent cases of early childhood asthma
Grandmaternal smoking during pregnancy is associated with a higher asthma risk and lower lung function in male grandchildren.
Increased use of disinfectants may be tied to higher rates of uncontrolled asthma among asthma patients during the COVID-19 pandemic.
While the ACA effectively reversed coverage losses for patients with airway disease, neither care affordability nor disparities improved for these patients.
A novel machine learning algorithm using real-world outpatient data from electronic health records was capable of predicting asthma exacerbation risk.
Patients with asthma who underwent exercise training have shown improvements in symptoms, pulmonary function, exercise capacity, and quality of life.
Late-diagnosed asthma was identified as the most independent significant risk factor for non-remission in patients with asthma.
Prescription of asthma medications before and during pregnancy is associated with increased prevalence of adverse perinatal outcomes.
Expert consensus statements regarding the use and tapering of oral corticosteroids may be used to help inform treatment in clinical practice and to optimize the management of patients with severe asthma.
Use of any and combined hormonal contraceptives is associated with a reduction in the risk for severe asthma exacerbation.
Children with severe or poorly controlled asthma with allergen sensitization have been shown to experience more asthma exacerbations and use more oral corticosteroids compared with those without allergen sensitization.
The FDA approved therapies to treat pain, type 2 diabetes, hormone deficiency, and juvenile idiopathic arthritis in September 2020.
People with asthma were not overrepresented in patients with severe pneumonia because of SARS-CoV-2 infection who required hospitalization.
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