What should be the focus of history for pediatric asthma?

Updated: Jan 08, 2019
  • Author: Girish D Sharma, MD, FCCP, FAAP; Chief Editor: Kenan Haver, MD  more...
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Questions about the development and treatment of the patient’s disease should touch on the following:

  • Age at onset and diagnosis

  • Progression of symptoms (better or worse)

  • Improvement with bronchodilators

  • Use of oral corticosteroids


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