Is there a gold standard test for diagnosing exercise induced asthma in elite athletes?

Khan, A.
May 2006
Thorax;May2006, Vol. 61 Issue 5, p439
Academic Journal
The article focuses on the study about the use of a bronchoprovocation challenge test to diagnose exercise induced asthma (EIA). The provocation tests used to identify subjects with EIA include exercise, eucapnic voluntary hyperventilation (EVH), and pharmacological agents. Among the tests, EVH was best for diagnosing EIA.


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