respiratory
Asthma

One-third of asthma diagnoses may be incorrect


Up to one-third of adults newly diagnosed with asthma might not have the disease, a Canadian study presented at ATS2016 has suggested. Dr Shawn Aaron from the University of Ottawa told the ATS meeting that very high rates of lifetime diagnosis had been reported in some Canadian provinces. “It is unclear whether physicians are properly ...

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