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Asthma Data, Statistics, and Surveillance
https://www.cdc.gov/asthma/asthmadata.htm

Mar 24th, 2019 - The latest national and state data on the burden of asthma among children and adults.

Clinical Practice Guideline for the Management of Asymptomatic Bacteriuria: 2019 Update by t...
https://www.idsociety.org/globalassets/idsa/practice-guidelines/2019-asymptomatic-bacteriuria.pdf

Mar 20th, 2019 - Asymptomatic bacteriuria (ASB) is a common finding in many populations, including healthy women and persons with underlying urologic abnormalities. The 2005 guideline from the Infectious Diseases Society of America recommended that ASB should be screened for and treated only in pregnant women or in an individual prior to undergoing invasive urologic procedures.

The Effects of Early Nutritional Interventions on the Development of Atopic Disease in Infants and Children: The Role of Maternal Dietary Restriction, Breastfeeding, Hydrolyzed Formulas, and Timing...
https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2019-0281

Mar 17th, 2019 - This clinical report updates and replaces a 2008 clinical report from the American Academy of Pediatrics, which addressed the roles of maternal and early infant diet on the prevention of atopic disease, including atopic dermatitis, asthma, and food allergy. As with the previous report, the available data still limit the ability to draw firm conclusions about various aspects of atopy prevention ...

Asthma More Common in Opioid-Dependent Patients
https://www.medpagetoday.com/meetingcoverage/aaaai/78193
Boyles, S.

Feb 23rd, 2019 - The prevalence of asthma was nearly twice as high as the national average in a cohort of opioid-dependent patients receiving acute care at an inner city hospital in a New York City borough, with female sex more closely linked to higher asthma risk than male sex, researchers reported here.

Coverage from the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (AAAAI) 2019 Meeting
https://www.medscape.com/viewcollection/34847

Feb 21st, 2019 - American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (AAAAI) 2019 Meeting: Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from AAAAI 2019

The Asthma Controller Step-down Yardstick
https://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S1081120618315047
Chipps, B.,et al

Dec 10th, 2018 - Asthma guidelines recommend a control-based approach to disease management in which the assessment of impairment and risk is linked to step-based therapy. Using this model, controller treatment is adjusted—upward or downward—according to a patient's level of asthma control over time.

Systemic Mastocytosis, Version 2.2019, NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology
http://www.jnccn.org/content/16/12/1500.full
Gotlib, J.

Nov 30th, 2018 - Mastocytosis is a group of heterogeneous disorders resulting from the clonal proliferation of abnormal mast cells and their accumulation in the skin and/or in various extracutaneous organs. Systemic mastocytosis is the most common form of mastocytosis diagnosed in adults, characterized by mast cell infiltration of one or more extracutaneous organs (with or without skin involvement).

Conjunctivitis
https://www.aao.org/preferred-practice-pattern/conjunctivitis-ppp-2018

Nov 12th, 2018 - Evidence-based update using Cochrane Eyes and Vision Group-identified systematic reviews for the initial evaluation of conjunctivitis patients and discussion of associated or predisposing factors.

Efficacy, adverse events, and inter-drug comparison of mepolizumab and reslizumab anti-IL-5 treatments of severe asthma – a systematic review and meta-analysis
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6282428/
European Clinical Respiratory Journal;

Nov 6th, 2018 - Background: New, complex, and expensive therapies targeting Interleukin-5 (IL-5) to treat severe eosinophilic asthma are emerging. Objective: To assess efficacy, adverse events, and inter-drug comparison of mepolizumab and reslizumab for treating severe eosinophilic asthma. Design: A systematic review and meta-analysis on randomized, placebo-controlled, clinical trials elucidating two cri...

Clinical Guideline for the Diagnosis, Evaluation and Management of Adults and Children with Asthma
https://www.health.ny.gov/publications/4750.pdf

Nov 3rd, 2018 - Consider a diagnosis of asthma and perform spirometry if any of these indicators are present :The symptoms of dyspnea, cough and/or wheezing, especially nocturnal, difficulty breathing or chest tightness

Antimicrobial Prophylaxis for Adult Patients With Cancer-Related Immunosuppression: ASCO and IDSA Clinical Practice Guideline Update
http://ascopubs.org/doi/full/10.1200/JCO.18.00374
Taplitz, R. et. al.

Sep 3rd, 2018 - Antibacterial and antifungal prophylaxis is recommended for patients who are at high risk of infection, including patients who are expected to have profound, protracted neutropenia, which is defined as < 100 neutrophils/µL for > 7 days or other risk factors. Herpes simplex virus–seropositive patients undergoing allogeneic hematopoietic stem-cell transplantation or leukemia induction therapy sho...

Eosinophilic Asthma | Apfed
https://apfed.org/about-ead/eosinophilic-asthma/

Jun 25th, 2018 - For decades physicians have understood that a diagnosis of asthma requires further description because attacks of wheezing and shortness of breath can be associated with several underlying diseases. For example, patients allergic to animal dander, such as cat dander, who have animals as pets, may suffer from chronic severe asthma. Identification of patients with this form of asthma (referred to...

Asthma for Healthcare Professionals | CDC
https://www.cdc.gov/asthma/healthcare.html

Jun 18th, 2018 - Vital Signs: Asthma in Children – United States, 2001-2016 Free continuing education (CE) activity that describes trends and demographic differences in health outcomes and healthcare use for childhood asthma, based on a CDC analysis of asthma data from the 2001-2016 National Health Interview Survey for children 17 years and younger.This activity is intended for pediatricians, pulmonologists, ...

Asthma Risk Factors | American Lung Association
https://www.lung.org/lung-health-and-diseases/lung-disease-lookup/asthma/asthma-symptoms-causes-risk-factors/asthma-risk-factors.html

May 20th, 2018 - The most common risk factors for developing asthma is having a parent with asthma, having a severe respiratory infection as a child, having an allergic condition, or being exposed to certain chemical irritants or industrial dusts in the workplace.

Outpatient Management of Fever and Neutropenia in Adults Treated for Malignancy
http://ascopubs.org/doi/full/10.1200/JCO.2017.77.6211
Randy A. Taplitz

May 9th, 2018 - To provide an updated joint ASCO/Infectious Diseases Society of American (IDSA) guideline on outpatient management of fever and neutropenia in patients with cancer.

Asthma as the Underlying Cause of Death | CDC
https://www.cdc.gov/asthma/asthma_stats/asthma_underlying_death.html

Apr 23rd, 2018 - Asthma deaths have decreased over time and varied by demographic characteristics. View the statistics from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) - National Center of Environmental Health (NCEH) - National Asthma Control Program

Current Asthma Prevalence by Weight Status Among Adults: United States, 2001–2014
https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/products/databriefs/db239.htm

Mar 15th, 2018 - Asthma is a common chronic airway disorder characterized by periods of airflow obstruction known as asthma attacks (1). Symptom frequency can range from intermittent to constant, and attack severity can vary from mild to life threatening (1). Several studies have shown that among adults, obesity is associated with an increased risk of asthma diagnosis, more frequent asthma-related health care u...

Asthma Statistics- Facts and Figures
https://www.aafa.org/asthma-facts/

Feb 16th, 2018 - Asthma statistics: Approximately 25.9 million Americans suffer from asthma. It is one of this country's most common and costly diseases.

Percentage of People with Asthma who Smoke
https://www.cdc.gov/asthma/asthma_stats/people_who_smoke.htm

Jan 30th, 2018 - Nearly 17% of people without asthma smoke. But surprisingly, even more people with asthma smoke. About 21% of people with asthma smoke, even though cigarette smoke is known to trigger asthma attacks.

Practice Guidelines for Peanut Allergies
https://www.jpedhc.org/article/S0891-5245(17)30275-4/fulltext#s0025
Sitton, C.,et al.

Dec 31st, 2017 - This article reviews the latest recommendations and clinical practice guidelines for peanut allergies among the pediatric population. Recommendations in this paper were compiled using information collected from a variety of publications of accredited professional organizations.