||National Institutes of Health.
||Guidelines for the diagnosis and management of asthma.
||Maryland; NIH; 1997. 146 p. Ilus.
(Expert panel report, 2).
||State-of-art clinical practice guidelines for diagnosing and managing asthma that update the 1991 expert panel report and incorporate the most recent scientific information available on the care of patient with asthma. Provides information on treating asthma at all severity levels and stresses both clinical and self-management strategies. also provides a comprehensive discussion of current medications and their appropiate use. The Guidelines has been divided in: Component 1: Measures of assessment and monitoring; Component 2: Control of factors contributing to asthma severity (animal allergens, House dust mites, cockroach allergens, indoor fungi and outdoor allergens); Component 3: Pharmacologic therapy and; Component 4: Education for a partnership in asthma care|
||CEPIS ; 0202, N27. 034910, 20000823|