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The prevalence of asthma in adult population of southwestern Iran and its association with chronic rhinosinusitis: a GA2LEN study

Research – Open Access Afshin Ostovar, Wytske J. Fokkens, Safoora Pordel, Ali Movahed, Khadijeh Ghasemi, Maryam Marzban & Shokrollah Farrokhi Clinical and Translational Allergy volume 9, Article number: 43 (2019) Abstract Background Asthma is recognized as a major public health concern in the…

Association of elevated fractional exhaled nitric oxide concentration and blood eosinophil count with severe asthma exacerbations

Research – Open Access David B. Price, Sinthia Bosnic-Anticevich, Ian D. Pavord, Nicolas Roche, David M. G. Halpin, Leif Bjermer, Omar S. Usmani, Guy Brusselle, Simon Wan Yau Ming & Sarang Rastogi Clinical and Translational Allergy volume 9, Article number: 41 (2019)  Abstract Background Blood…

Short-term pulmonary infiltrate with eosinophilia caused by asthma: a phenotype of severe, eosinophilic asthma? Five cases and a review of the literature

Allergy, Asthma & Clinical Immunology Case report – Open Access Min Song, Shan Cai, Hong Luo, Yi Jiang, Min Yang, Yan Zhang, Hong Peng & Ping Chen Allergy, Asthma & Clinical Immunology volume 15, Article number: 48 (2019)  Abstract Background Asthma is often accompanied…

A Pragmatic Trial of Symptom-Based Inhaled Corticosteroid Use in African-American Children with Mild Asthma

The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In Practice KaharuSuminoMD, MPHaLeonard B.BacharierMDbcJuanitaTaylorRRTaKelleyChadwick-ManskerRRTaVanessaCurtisRRTaAlisonNashMDbShawniJackson-TriggsPhDdJosephMoenMSdKenneth B.SchechtmanPhDdJaneGarbuttMDbeMarioCastroMD, MPHa https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jaip.2019.06.030 Background Symptom-based adjustment (SBA) of inhaled corticosteroids may be an alternative patient-centered approach in which…