The Lancet has launched a Commission on asthma in the hope of liberating airway diseases from the “intellectually destitute umbrella term ‘asthma’”. It will also examine why after 20 years therapy has not advanced “from the blue and brown inhaler, measurement of urinary cotinine, and looking menacingly at the pet cat.” The Commission is predicated on the assumption ...
Lancet Commission to address asthma stagnation
By Nicola Garrett
6 Apr 2015