Childhood Asthma: Prognosis, Complications, and Treatment
Abstract: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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