Ten traits in asthma that can help predict exacerbation risk have been identified by Newcastle University respiratory researchers. Their investigation of severe versus non-severe asthma in adults identified pulmonary traits such as eosinophilic inflammation, extrapulmonary traits such as depression and anxiety, vocal cord dysfunction and obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA), as well as behavioural traits such ...
Asthma’s 10 treatable traits revealed
By Mardi Chapman
9 Oct 2018