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Wendy B. Murphy


by Wendy B. Murphy

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Published by Twenty-First Century Books in Minneapolis .
Written in English

  • Asthma,
  • Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 121) and index.

    StatementWendy Murphy
    SeriesUSA today health reports. Diseases and disorders
    LC ClassificationsRC591 .M862 2011
    The Physical Object
    Pagination128 p. :
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24902878M
    ISBN 109780761354574
    LC Control Number2010033947

    Jun 17,  · Cote J, Cartier A, Robichaud P, Boutin H, Malo JL, Rouleau M et al. Influence on asthma morbidity of asthma education programs based on self-management plans following treatment optimization. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. ; (5)– [PubMed: ]. Asthma is a chronic inflammatory disorder of the lung airways that we evaluate under or If you have respiratory failure resulting from chronic asthma (see N), we will evaluate it under For the purposes of We.

    Overview & Facts. Have you suffered with asthma for a while? Maybe you’re recently diagnosed, or a caregiver to someone with asthma. Learn more about this common breathing problem, including. Oct 15,  · Allergy-Induced Asthma Is the Most Common Type. The most common type of asthma, allergic asthma, affects 25 million people daily in the United States alone (accounting for .

    Asthma is a serious, sometimes life-threatening respiratory disease that affects the quality of life for millions of Americans. EPA is committed to educating all Americans about what asthma is. Asthma (AZ-ma) is a chronic (long-term) lung disease that inflames and narrows the airways. Asthma causes recurring periods of wheezing (a whistling sound when you breathe), chest tightness, shortness of breath, and coughing often occurs at night or early in the morning. Asthma affects people of all ages, but it most often starts during childhood.

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Jan 01,  · Asthma is a predisposition to chronic inflammation of the lungs in which the airways (bronchi) are reversibly narrowed. During asthma attacks (exacerbations of asthma), the smooth muscle cells in the bronchi constrict, the airways become inflamed and swollen, and breathing becomes difficult.

Asthma affects 7% of the population of the United States. Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store. Improving patient outcomes for severe asthma through comprehensive, specialized treatment: A report of the prototype project to develop a center of excellence model for the treatment of severe asthma.

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In Asthma, readers learn about a disease that affects millions of people around the world. The book discusses the different causes of attacks, how asthma affects the lungs, and how people keep asthma under control.

The book also gives examples of successful people who have asthma. Photographs, diagrams, and graphs support the text. asthma when there is a clear connection between symptoms and exposure to an allergen to which the patient is sensitive.

Treat comorbid conditions. Consider allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis, gastroesophageal reflux, obesity, obstructive sleep apnea, rhinitis. Asthma cannot be diagnosed without a breathing test. So, if you think you may have asthma, tell your health care provider (HCP) about all of your symptoms.

If your HCP thinks your symptoms may be from asthma, they will ask you to have a breathing test called a pulmonary function test or spirometry test (See Patient Education Series.

Asthma affects an estimated million individuals worldwide. It is a serious global health problem affecting all age groups, with increasing prevalence in many developing countries, rising treatment costs, and a rising burden for patients and the community. Asthma still imposes an unacceptable burden on.

Understanding asthma Oxford | Self-help guide Oxford. Oxford 2 Years ago, asthma was a debilitating condition that in many cases seriously limited what a person could do. Fortunately — as a result of greater knowledge about your own asthma action plan.

Bring this book along to.The Asthma booklet is an excellent starting point to learn about asthma. This page booklet describes how asthma impacts the lungs, signs and symptoms, medication and environmental treatment, and self-management strategies. An asthma action plan and medication delivery device instruction sheets are also included.Asthma symptoms, also called asthma flare-ups or asthma attacks, are often caused by allergies and exposure to allergens such as pet dander, dust mites, pollen or mold.

Non-allergic triggers include smoke, pollution or cold air or changes in weather. Asthma symptoms may be worse during exercise, when you have a cold or during times of high stress.