said. Stepwise treatment to manage flare-ups depends on patient factors and asthma severity. ... Inhaled combined budesonide-formoterol as needed in mild asthma. N Engl J Med.
What I learned from asthma. As a kid I had allergies and asthma. ... Asthma has played a minimal role in my adult life. Only occasionally do I use my albuterol inhaler before I run.
IM 2012: It might not be asthma. During a session on diagnostic challenges in allergies (see tomorrow's Internal Medicine 2012 News for more on that), allergist Raymond Slavin, MD, MACP, ... We see it more and more often and it is very often confused
QD: News Every Day--Gene variants in asthma diminish steroid inhaler's efficacy. ... Less than 4% of those who drank 1 to 6 units per week developed asthma.
Conversely, the presence of asthma in a patient's history can also confound diagnosis. ... Making this particularly tricky, asthma is a risk factor for anaphylaxis and increases the risk of death from an allergic reaction, especially in teens.
In women age 45-64 years, the next most common were: depression and other mental disorders (8.3 million), COPD and asthma (8.2 million), hyperlipidemia (6.5 million), and osteoarthritis ... And in women age 30-44 years, the next most common were:
2. Trelegy Ellipta. Inhalers for asthma have been prohibitively expensive for years. ... People with airway obstruction, classic asthma with wheezing, shortness of breath and cough, usually require inhaled medication to open up the small airways in the
comorbid. Every asthma or allergy patient has a story, according to John M. ... Another categorization challenge is whether severity should change if asthma improves with treatment.
What smoking and asthma have in common. If they truly want to help their patients quit, internists should approach smoking as more of a chronic disease, Frank T. ... You'd laugh at me if I said our job for asthma patients is to make the patient
In 2007, an estimated 3.8 million children suffered an asthma attack or episode. ... Genome-wide association studies are also being employed to unravel the pharmacogenomics of asthma drug responsiveness.