I knew to ask these questions because I wrote a PhD thesis on workplace exacerbation of asthma. ... Perhaps the woman doesn't have asthma after all, or the code is something that, given previous discussions, should never have been attempted.
The new insulin inhaler is much more subtle, more like an asthma inhaler, Dr. ... It's also contraindicated in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease or asthma.
Chronic disease Diseases like asthma or diabetes are much better cared for on the continuum, as a regular log of blood sugars or peak flow readings can be sent to me ... I can hear about early symptoms of asthma, not waiting for the patient to come in
A removal of the boxed warning about asthma-related death from the drug labels of medications containing both long-acting beta-agonists (LABAs) and inhaled corticosteroids (ICS).The FDA reviewed four ... The trials also assessed efficacy and found that
QD: News Every Day--Asthma rates rising amid falling budgets to treat it. ... Women were more likely than men and boys more likely than girls to have asthma.
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.
inflammation and bronchoconstriction in the lungs, such as an inhaled corticosteroid/long-acting beta agonist like Advair (which is commonly used in asthma). ... If symptoms return, the patient should be brought back for pulmonary function testing as
We can overshoot in our zeal to banish potential infectious agents, and the result may be other ills, from allergies, to asthma, to serious autoimmune diseases.
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
comorbid. E very asthma or allergy patient has a story, according to John M. ... Another categorization challenge is whether severity should change if asthma improves with treatment.