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ALLMedicine™ Asthma In Older Adults Center

Research & Reviews  18 results

Prevalence, socio-demographic and environmental determinants of asthma in 4621 Ghanaian...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7725342
PloS One; Aheto JMK, Udofia EA et. al.

Dec 10th, 2020 - A previous multi-site study involving lower- and middle-income countries demonstrated that asthma in older adults is associated with long-term exposure to particulate matter, male gender and smoking. However, variations may occur within individual...

Current Bronchodilator Responsiveness Criteria Underestimate Asthma in Older Adults.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7538007
Respiratory Care; Cavallazzi RS, Polivka BJ et. al.

Feb 20th, 2020 - Asthma is common in older adults and is confirmed by demonstration of variable expiratory air-flow limitations, typically evaluated by spirometric assessment of bronchodilator responsiveness. However, many patients with clinically suspected asthma...

Asthma in Older Adults
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/2001721-overview

Dec 16th, 2019 - Background Asthma is a chronic inflammatory disease characterized by hyperresponsiveness of airways to various stimuli. This condition has evolved rapidly over the past few years into an immunologic condition that is a responsive target for precis...

Asthma in Older Adults 
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/2001721-print

Dec 16th, 2019 - Background Asthma is a chronic inflammatory disease characterized by hyperresponsiveness of airways to various stimuli. This condition has evolved rapidly over the past few years into an immunologic condition that is a responsive target for precis...

Exposure to Indoor Mouldy Odour Increases the Risk of Asthma in Older Adults Living in ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6679100
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... Moses L, Morrissey K et. al.

Jul 25th, 2019 - Background: Indoor dampness is thought to affect around 16% of European homes. It is generally accepted that increased exposure to indoor dampness and mould contamination (e.g., spores and hyphae) increases the risk of developing and/or exacerbati...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  1 results

Achieving Better Control for Older Adults With Asthma
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01979055

Jul 11th, 2017 - Asthma in older adults has been overlooked, understudied, and inadequately treated. While asthma programs targeting the unique needs of children, teenagers, women, minorities, and other populations have been successfully developed, there are curre...

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News  1 results

PODCAST: Network adequacy under ACA questioned, ACOs save Medicare millions
https://www.mdedge.com/neurology/article/99553/practice-management/podcast-network-adequacy-under-aca-questioned-acos-save
Gregory Twachtman

May 11th, 2015 - As provider networks narrow in Affordable Care Act marketplace health plans, critics question whether states are doing enough to ensure those networks offer enrollees adequate access. Alexander Raths/Fotolia.

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