Summary of recommendations from the Canadian Asthma Consensus Guidelines, 2003

Becker, Allan; Lemièbre, Catherine; Bérubé, Denis; Boulet, Louis-Philippe; Ducharme, Francine M.; FitzGerald, Mark; Kovesi, Thomas
September 2005
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/13/2005 Supplement, Vol. 173, pS3
Academic Journal
The article presents the recommendations from the Canadian Asthma Consensus Guidelines for prevention, assessment and management of asthma in children and adults. Optimal management of this disease requires sufficient evaluation of the patient and his environment. In preventing, intervention before the development of asthma or any predisposing disease is carried out. Meanwhile, physicians should recommend inhaled corticosteroids since it is the best option for anti-inflammatory monotherapy.


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