Author | Krista Rossi

Articles

Severe Eosinophilic Asthma Linked to Low FEV1 Reversibility

February 25, 2019

Investigators conducted a post-hoc analysis in order to assess eosinophil levels and lung function among patients with low FEV1 reversibility to short-acting beta agonists.

Study: Asthma Associated with Indoor Allergen Sensitization

February 24, 2019

Having asthma was associated with sensitization to 1 or more allergens. Having sensitization to the individual allergens—mouse, cockroach, and dust mite—were also associated with sensitization to 1 or more allergens.

Phenotypes & Prognosis of Acute Asthma Exacerbations Identified

February 23, 2019

Investigators also identified 3 distinct phenotypes that contribute to hospitalized patients with acute asthma exacerbation.

35% of Healthcare Reviews Fail to Report Side Effects

February 08, 2019

Investigators argued that reviews of healthcare interventions should include harmful side effects since they are essential to fully educate medical practice, health policies, and patients.