During an acute episode of pediatric asthma, what will determine the physical findings?

Updated: Jan 08, 2019
  • Author: Girish D Sharma, MD, FCCP, FAAP; Chief Editor: Kenan Haver, MD  more...
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Physical examination during an acute episode may reveal different findings in mild, moderately severe, and severe episodes and in status asthmaticus with often imminent respiratory arrest.


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