Review of GINA asthma guidelines in stable adult asthma

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/303554
Title:
Review of GINA asthma guidelines in stable adult asthma
Authors:
Morrow, Ruth
Publisher:
Nursing in General Practice
Journal:
Nursing in General Practice
Issue Date:
Sep-2013
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/303554
Item Type:
Article
Language:
en
Description:
This article seeks to review the recently updated asthma guidelines for general practice: Asthma Control in General Practice Adapted from the GINA Global Strategy for Asthma Management & Prevention (2012). The focus of this article is on stable adult asthma. Signs and symptoms The symptoms of asthma include wheezing, coughing, shortness of breath and chest tightness following exposure to allergens. These symptoms are variable and usually troublesome at night or early morning. Patients may present with one, two, three or all four symptoms. Some patients may also present with colds that “go to the chest” or take more than 10 days to clear.
Keywords:
ASTHMA; RESPIRATORY DISORDER

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorMorrow, Ruthen_GB
dc.date.accessioned2013-10-17T16:51:24Z-
dc.date.available2013-10-17T16:51:24Z-
dc.date.issued2013-09-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/303554-
dc.descriptionThis article seeks to review the recently updated asthma guidelines for general practice: Asthma Control in General Practice Adapted from the GINA Global Strategy for Asthma Management & Prevention (2012). The focus of this article is on stable adult asthma. Signs and symptoms The symptoms of asthma include wheezing, coughing, shortness of breath and chest tightness following exposure to allergens. These symptoms are variable and usually troublesome at night or early morning. Patients may present with one, two, three or all four symptoms. Some patients may also present with colds that “go to the chest” or take more than 10 days to clear.en_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherNursing in General Practiceen_GB
dc.subjectASTHMAen_GB
dc.subjectRESPIRATORY DISORDERen_GB
dc.titleReview of GINA asthma guidelines in stable adult asthmaen_GB
dc.typeArticleen
dc.identifier.journalNursing in General Practiceen_GB
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