Current and past asthma control and severity can predict future asthma exacerbations during pregnancy, emphasising the importance of optimal asthma management in young women. In a study of 1,461 women from three asthma in pregnancy cohorts conducted in 2004-2006 and 2007-2010, 9.2% of women experienced an asthma exacerbation defined as worsening of asthma requiring hospitalisation, ...
Act early to prevent worsening asthma in pregnancy
By Mardi Chapman
25 Aug 2021