TITLE

Providing better asthma care: what is there left to do?

AUTHOR(S)
Neville, Ronald G.; Higgins, Bernard G.
PUB. DATE
September 1999
SOURCE
Thorax;Sep1999, p813
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66877226

 

Related Articles

  • Managing your asthma flare-ups.  // American Family Physician;7/1/1998, Vol. 58 Issue 1, p109 

    Provides suggestions for the care of asthma flare-ups. What causes asthma flare-ups; Symptoms of asthma flare-ups; Treatment of asthma.

  • More training and education can reduce asthma deaths.  // Nursing Children & Young People;Jun2014, Vol. 26 Issue 5, p6 

    The article reports that better education and training of parents, carers, children and teachers about managing asthma and what to do in emergencies can reduce asthma deaths in Great Britain according to the National Review of Asthma Deaths.

  • Asthma deaths could be reduced with better care.  // Practice Nurse;5/13/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 8, p7 

    The article reports that more than half of general practitioners (GP) in Great Britain believe that asthma deaths could be reduced when better care is provided, according to a survey by Asthma UK and the Primarcy Care Respiratory Society.

  • Asthma care varies.  // Pulse;6/1/2006, Vol. 66 Issue 22, p11 

    The article cites key research findings from Great Britain in 2006 indicating differences in the level of asthma care provided by medical practices. Some practices were found to be better compared to others in terms of controlling the symptoms of asthma among patients. The research is expected...

  • Evolution of public policies and programs for asthma control in Brazil from the perspective of consensus guidelines. Menezes do Amaral, Lígia; Valente Palma, Pamella; Gonçalves Leite, Isabel Cristina // Jornal Brasileiro de Pneumologia;Jul/Aug2012, Vol. 38 Issue 4, p518 

    There is much discussion about effective public policies that allow the proper treatment of asthma, providing care that is comprehensive and centered on asthma patients within their social context. Educating health professionals and asthma patients provides better recognition of symptoms and the...

  • National Athletic Trainers' Association Position Statement: Management of Asthma in Athletes. Miller, Michael G.; Weiler, John M.; Baker, Robert; Collins, James; D'Alonzo, Gilbert // Journal of Athletic Training (National Athletic Trainers' Associ;Jul-Sep2005, Vol. 40 Issue 3, p224 

    Objective: To present guidelines for the recognition, prophylaxis, and management of asthma that lead to improvement in the quality of care certified athletic trainers and other heath care providers can offer to athletes with asthma, especially exercise-induced asthma. Background: Many athletes...

  • Racial Disparities at the Point of Care for Urban Children with Persistent Asthma. Lewis, Porschea; Fagnano, Maria; Koehler, Alana; Halterman, Jill // Journal of Community Health;Aug2014, Vol. 39 Issue 4, p706 

    Little is known about disparities in preventive asthma care delivery at the time of an office visit. Our objective was to better understand what treatments are delivered at the point of care for urban children with asthma, and whether there are racial disparities. We enrolled 100 Black and 77...

  • Your views: GPs and urgent care. Thomas, Paul // GP: General Practitioner;7/8/2013, p20 

    The review of urgent and emergency care (GP, 24 June) promises yet more improvements driven by yet more efficiencies from NHS trusts, while largely ignoring what our army of GPs could provide if given the resources and left to treat patients, which is surely what doctors are trained to do.

  • Practical steps towards better asthma care. Levy, Mary // Pulse;12/13/2004, Vol. 64 Issue 49, p44 

    The article focuses on practical steps taken for better asthma care. Preventing symptoms and acute asthma attacks are two of the fundamental aims of managing people with asthma. Patients with asthma need to be correctly diagnosed and coded as early as possible on the practice computer system....

  • Things to know if you have asthma.  // American Family Physician;7/1/1997, Vol. 56 Issue 1, p131 

    Provides information about asthma. Signs of asthma; Asthma as a serious health problem; Warning signs of an asthma attack; What causes an asthma attack; Two kinds of medicine used to treat asthma; Tips for using asthma medicine the right way; Daily treatment plan for patients with asthma.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sign out of this library

Other Topics