Establishing a 'Yellow Zone' for Asthma Treatment

While some exacerbations of asthma require trips to the doctor or emergency room, work is being done to help patients control their condition better in the comfort of their own home.

While some exacerbations of asthma require trips to the doctor or emergency room, work is being done to help patients control their condition better in the comfort of their own home.

Chitra Dinakar, MD, from Children's Mercy Hospital discussed these possible changes in patient guidance during the the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology Annual Meeting in Houston.