asthma management

asthma management

a nursing intervention from the Nursing Interventions Classification (NIC) defined as identification, treatment, and prevention of reactions to inflammation/constriction in the airway passages. See also Nursing Interventions Classification.
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Teva North America commercial executive vice president, Brendan O'Grady, said, 'QVAR has been an available asthma treatment option for well over a decade, so we are excited by the new technology of QVAR RediHaler that directly addresses an unmet need in the field of asthma management.
The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) has reminded Australians to speak to their GP about asthma management ahead of the asthma and pollen season.
Writing for people with asthma or people who care for them, Olle describes the basic principles of the respiratory system and how it relates to asthma; the immune system as a basis for understanding the relationship of asthma to allergies; the diagnosis of asthma; assessing, treating, and monitoring asthma; and asthma management and lifestyle.
The screenings are being offered free of cost until May 17 for children between the ages of four and 15 years in a bid to raise greater awareness about asthma management.
It is designed for all health professionals and has two parts: four online modules (asthma fundamentals, asthma management, management of COPD and health promoting practice); and a one-day, classroom-based master class.
Asthma management guidelines were available in 89% of 103 countries, said Dr Asher.
Successful asthma management includes knowing the warning signs of an attack, avoiding things that can trigger an attack, and following the advice of a health care provider.
The purpose of this study was to explore how asthma management behaviors of the adolescent with asthma are influenced by the perceived expectations (normative beliefs/subjective norms) for asthma management behaviors from parents, healthcare providers, peers, teachers and school nurses.
Caregivers and children completed interview-administered assessments and a semistructured interview related to family asthma management.
Smartphones and the Internet can help distribute an effective asthma management program, according to research presented at the Annual Meeting.
New for 2013: Benchmarks in health coaching, diabetes management and asthma management.
Across Asia, Philips will conduct physician education workshops to help doctors better understand the new global techniques and guidelines for proper asthma management.

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