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Childhood Asthma: Prognosis, Complications, and Treatment

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Asthma beginning in childhood frequently continues to reoccur in a sizeable percentage of individuals into adult life. The major precipitants for asthma vary in the different age groups of childhood. The differential diagnosis also varies in different age groups. Several complications can result in children with acute asthma, and are discussed in this manuscript.

Document Type: Research Article


Affiliations: Brown University Program in Medicine; Division of Allergy, Department of Pediatrics, Rhode Island Hospital; Allergy Training Program, Rhode Island Hospital

Publication date: 1983-06-01

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  • Allergy and Asthma Proceedings is a peer reviewed publication dedicated to distributing timely scientific research regarding advancements in the knowledge and practice of allergy, asthma and immunology. Its primary readership consists of allergists and pulmonologists.

    The goal of the Proceedings is to publish articles with a predominantly clinical focus which directly impact quality of care for patients with allergic disease and asthma.

    Featured topics include asthma, rhinitis, sinusitis, food allergies, allergic skin diseases, diagnostic techniques, allergens, and treatment modalities. Published material includes peer-reviewed original research, clinical trials and review articles.

    Articles marked "F" offer free full text for personal noncommercial use only.

    The journal is indexed in Thomson Reuters Web of Science and Science Citation Index Expanded, plus the National Library of Medicine's PubMed service.
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