Asthma

Authored by: David E. Ciccolella , Gilbert E. D’Alonzo

Lifestyle Medicine

Print publication date:  May  2019
Online publication date:  April  2019

Print ISBN: 9781138708846
eBook ISBN: 9781315201108
Adobe ISBN:

10.1201/9781315201108-48

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Abstract

Asthma is an inflammatory disease of the airways characterized by intermittent symptoms, including chest congestion, cough, and wheezing. These symptoms are associated with airway responsiveness and variable airflow obstruction.

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