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Asthma Education

As the latest research makes clear, specific IgE blood testing and reducing exposure to allergic triggers both play an important role in asthma management.

 

Read the following collection of recent studies and papers to learn more.
 

Allergy & Asthma Task Force Recommendations

Allergy Testing for Persons with Asthma Frequently Asked Questions
 

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Environmental Health Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects

 

Published:
www.cdc.gov/asthma/healthcare.html

Chronic Disease

Adaptation of an Asthma Management Program to a Small Clinic
 

Authors: Kenny Yat-Choi Kwong, MD; Nasser Redjal, MD; Lyne Scott, MD; Marilyn Li, MD; Salima Thobani, MD; and Brian Yang, MS

 

Published: The American Journal of Managed Care, Vol. 23, No. 7 e231
 

Chronic Disease

Quick Reference Guide for the Allergy and Asthma Task Force Recommendations

 

A quick overview of the full recommendations for anyone short on time or in need of a refresher

 


 


 

Allergy & Asthma Task Force Recommendations

The Allergy and Asthma Task Force Recommendations: The Practical Application of Allergic Trigger Management to Improve Asthma Outcomes

 

Authors: Barbara P. Yawn, MD, MSc, FAAFP; Christine W. Wagner, APRN, MSN, AE-C; Allan Luskin, MD; Len Fromer, MD, FAAFP; Randall Brown, MD, MPH; Andrew Liu, MD; AE-C; Michael D. Cabana, MD, MPH; Ivor Emanuel, MD; Suzanne Madison, PhD; Brad Lucas, MD; Steve Clark

 

Supplement in: Journal of Clinical Outcomes Management; The Journal of Family Practice; Pediatric News

Chronic Disease

Allergy Evaluation During Hospitalized Asthma Improves Disease Management Outcomes

 


Authors: 
James P. Brock, Eliezer Nussbaum, Tricia L. Morphew, Veerpal S. Sandhu, Nathan L. Marsteller, Brian S. Yang, Inderpal S. Randhawa

 

Published: SN Comprehensive Clinical Medicine (2019) 1:328–333




 

Chronic Disease

Indoor Environmental Control Practices and Asthma Management
 

 


Authors:
Elizabeth C. Matsui, MD, MHS, FAAP, Stuart L. Abramson, MD, PhD, AE-C, FAAP, Megan T. Sandel, MD, MPH, FAAP

 


Published:
The American Academy of Pediatrics Volume 138, Number 5, November 2016