A substantial update of the Australian Asthma Handbook has introduced separate recommendations for 1-5 year-olds and children 6 years and over, and expanded the advice on management of acute and life-threatening asthma. The Handbook, launched in Melbourne last week by the National Asthma Council, incorporates evidence and TGA and PBS changes since the 2014 edition. ...
Revamped asthma guidelines more age-specific
By Mardi Chapman
14 Mar 2019