Explore the latest in asthma, including recent guidelines and advances in prevention and treatment of child and adult reactive airway disease.
This Medicaid claims data analysis explores the association of a school-based telehealth program with all-cause emergency department visits among children ages 3 to 17 years enrolled in Medicaid in South Carolina.
A woman with a history of mild bronchial asthma and nasal polyps presented with chest pain, electrocardiographic ST elevation, and sudden cardiac arrest. What would you do next?
This randomized clinical trial compares the effect of an intervention (Supporting Asthma Self-Management Behaviors in Older Adults, SAMBA) for older adults with asthma vs usual care.
This cohort study examines the association of respiratory syncytial virus and 3 rhinovirus species in bronchiolitis with the risk of developing recurrent wheeze in US infants.
This study uses Southern California Children’s Health Study data to examine associations between changes in regional air pollution (ozone, nitrogen dioxide, and particulate matter <10 μm and <2.5 μm) and changes in childhood asthma incidence across 3 child cohorts.
This narrative review discusses common presenting symptoms, associated otorhinolaryngology symptoms, diagnostic workup, endoscopic features, and treatment of eosinophilic esophagitis for the general otolaryngologist.
This Viewpoint discusses integration of sensors to metered dose inhalers (MDIs) that provide measures of actuation and adherence and calls on physicians and manufacturers to make monitor-derived adherence measures a standard component of management of asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), and other MDI-treated lung disease.
This Medical Letter review summarizes doses and formulations of dupilumab (Dupixent), a subcutaneously injected monoclonal antibody add-on maintenance treatment approved for patients aged 12 years or older with moderate to severe asthma with an eosinophilic phenotype or with oral corticosteroid-dependent asthma.
This long-term follow-up of a randomized trial reporting no apparent effect of high-dose vs standard-dose prenatal vitamin D supplementation on wheezing in children at the age of 3 years extends the findings an additional 3 years and describes asthma risk at the age of 6 years.
This cohort study uses data from the Premier Inpatient Database to assess outcomes associated with the addition of antibiotic treatment in patients hospitalized for asthma exacerbation treated with corticosteroids who had no other indication for antibiotic therapy.
This Special Communication, the fifth annual update on medical overuse, discusses 10 studies published in 2017 that are most relevant to understanding medical overuse in adults.
This systematic review evaluates randomized clinical trials to assess evidence about theory-based behavioral change programs for children and young adults with a chronic illness.
This cohort study assesses the association between asthma, levels of asthma control, and atrial fibrillation in a Norwegian adult population.
This study examines the frequency of steroid use for acute respiratory tract infections in Louisiana and nationally, and factors associated with this clinical practice.
This randomized clinical trial compares the effects of 2 vitamin D dosing strategies on recurrent wheezing in black infants at 12months of age who were born preterm.
This pharmacoepidemiology study uses 1999-2014 NHANES data to characterize trends in use of prescription medications among children and adolescents aged 0 to 19 years in the United States.
This systematic review and meta-analysis assesses the effects of long-acting muscarinic antagonist vs placebo or vs other controllers as an add-on therapy to inhaled corticosteroids and the use of triple therapy vs inhaled corticosteroids and long-acting β-agonists in patients with uncontrolled, persistent asthma.
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