Oral corticosteroids did not reduce symptom severity or duration in patients with lower respiratory tract infections without asthma.
Adults with asthma benefit from tailoring interventions based on sputum eosinophils vs clinical symptoms.
Researchers analyzed over 2.1 million patient-years' worth of data to determine the impact of short-acting beta agonist use in asthma.
Participants received 70 mg of tezepelumab every 4 weeks throughout the study.
International trends in asthma mortality are useful for assessing the effect of treatment strategies on the burden of asthma.
A 2015 update from the 1990 Global Burden of Disease study reveals current prevalence and mortality of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
A new algorithm developed by the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence was not useful for diagnosing asthma in children and adolescents.
The pathogeneses of steroid insensitivity in severe, steroid-resistant asthma may unlock new potential treatments.
Asthma is associated with development of inflammatory bowel disease.
Fluticasone furoate and vilanterol combination therapy reduced both daytime and nighttime symptoms in patients with persistent uncontrolled asthma.
Elevated sputum eosinophil levels correlate with the severity of clinical outcomes in asthma.
A single-center study found that omalizumab led to reductions in allergic response much earlier than previously demonstrated.
Influenza vaccination provided a small protective effect in patients with asthma.
In children with allergic asthma and rhinitis, sublingual immunotherapy (SLIT) was shown to not only improve patient-reported symptoms, but also airway inflammation and pulmonary function.
Study outcomes provided insufficient evidence to support vitamin D supplementation for the prevention of atopy.
When pregnant women are exposed to certain air pollutants, the susceptibility to allergic asthma may increase across generations.
Moderate and severe asthma exacerbations were predictive of similar future events, and they appear to be phenotypically distinct conditions.
Allergic and nonallergic rhinitis guidelines include the latest updates from BSACI for diagnosing and managing children and adults.
When general practitioners refer patients to asthma diagnostic consultation services asthma diagnosis improved.
Intense exposure over the course of a single day has been linked to an elevated risk of developing chronic health conditions.