Published July 1991
by Thorsons Pub .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||160|
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The Australian Asthma Handbook provides best-practice, evidence-based guidance translated into practical advice for primary care health professionals. Current version was published in March Read More. Join our health professional community and stay informed on Handbook updates Subscribe. Hallmark of Asthma: Bronchi al wall Hyperresponsiveness. Develops as a final step in "allergic march" Base: Allergic predisposition by Family History. Step 1: Onset of allergic disease in infants. Food Allergy GI disorders (serum IgE increased) Atopic Dermatitis. Step 2: Progression of allergy in young children. clinical features of childhood asthma. differential diagnosis. aspirated foreign body. lung cancer. chronic obstructive airways disease. pulmonary embolism. carcinoid syndrome. cardiac asthma. pulmonary oedema. eosinophilic pneumonia. diagnosis of asthma in adults. if intermediate probability of asthma. Rubin DH, Leventhal JM, Sadock RT, Letovsky E, Schottland P, Clemente I, McCarthy P. Educational intervention by computer in childhood asthma: a randomized clinical trial testing the use of a new teaching intervention in childhood asthma. Pediatrics. Jan; 77 (1):1– LeBaron S, Zeltzer LK, Ratner P, Kniker WT.