Acute asthma exacerbations: an overview

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Title Acute asthma exacerbations: an overview
Creator Urso, Domenico Lorenzo
Asthma; Exacerbations; Guidelines
Description Asthma is a chronic inflammatory disease of the airways. All patient with asthma are at risk of having exacerbations characterized by worsening symptoms, airflow obstruction, and an increased requirement for rescue bronchodilators. Asthma exacerbations can be classified as mild, moderate, severe, or life threatening. The goals of treatment are correction of severe hypoxemia, rapid reversal of airflow obstruction, and reduction of the risk of relapse.
Publisher SEEd
Contributor L'Autore dichiara di non avere conflitti di interesse in merito ai farmaci e gli argomenti citati nel presente articolo.
Date 2014-07-31
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article

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Source Reviews in Health Care; Vol 5, No 3 (2014); 135-146
Language eng

Rights Copyright (c) 2014 Seed

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