TITLE

Management of patients with asthma in the emergency department and in hospital

PUB. DATE
December 1999
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;11/30/99 Supplement, Vol. 161, pS53
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the recommendations for the management of children and adult patients with asthma in the emergency department. The article offers guidelines to conducting patient assessment, objective measurement of airflow, drug therapy and discharge treatment plan and follow-up care. Recommendations are also provided for the management of refractory cases and acute asthma.
ACCESSION #
22957932

 

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