'As-needed' treatment OK for children with mild asthma
Children with mild asthma may use two inhalers - one steroid and the other a bronchodilator, when symptoms occur, a new study shows.
1 day ago - News Medical
Children with mild asthma can use inhalers to effectively manage the condition
A new study from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis supports evidence that children with mild asthma can effectively manage the condition by using their two...
2 days ago - News Medical
Kids with Mild Asthma may Use Inhalers as Needed
Using both steroid inhalers as well bronchodilator can effectively manage mild asthma when symptoms occur, finds a new study.
3 days ago - Medindia Health
Children with mild asthma can use inhalers as needed, study suggests
A new study supports evidence that children with mild asthma can effectively manage the condition by using their two inhalers - one a steroid and the other a bronchodilator...
3 days ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
Asthma deaths in England and Wales 'highest in a decade'
Nearly 13,000 people in England and Wales have died from asthma attacks since 2009, figures show.
11 days ago - BBC
58. ASSESSMENT THAT MATTERS FOR PATIENTS: POSITIVE ASSOCIATION BETWEEN ENTRUSTMENT DECISIONS AND QUALITY CARE MEASURES FOR RESIDENTS CARING FOR PATIENTS WITH ASTHMA
Recent focus has been placed on the entrustment construct for assessing residents; specifically, how much supervision is needed to provide safe care. This method of assessment...
11 days ago - Academic Pediatrics - 2 articles
Antibiotic use in infancy increases risk for childhood asthma
Researchers found a dose-dependent association between antibiotic use in infancy and the development of asthma in childhood, regardless of the type of antibiotic administered...
11 days ago - Healio
Vitamin D levels modify pollution-driven asthma symptoms in pediatric obesity
Circulating vitamin D levels affect the risk for respiratory symptoms related to indoor air pollution among children with obesity and asthma, findings from a recent study...
11 days ago - Healio
A THIRD of all childhood asthma cases in Europe are caused by air pollution
Across Europe, 33 per cent of new cases of childhood asthma could be prevented a year if pollution levels were reduced to the lowest level recorded, researchers said.
12 days ago - Daily Mail
5 questions patients may have about epinephrine shortage, how PCPs can answer
The last few weeks of summer can be an exceptionally difficult time to find an epinephrine auto-injector in some parts of the country, an allergist told Healio Primary...
13 days ago - Healio
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Older Chinese Americans Face Increased Risk of Violence and Abuse in the Family
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Aggressive Brain Tumor Could be Diagnosed Using Simple Blood Test in Future
Simple blood test can help diagnose the most aggressive type of brain tumor, known as glioblastoma, finds a new study.