Asthma News This Week – April 26, 2019

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In the NEWS

JOURNAL ARTICLES

  • Ventilators May Provide Treatment for Childhood Asthma Attacks

  • Focus on Asthma Phenotyping and Management in School-Aged Children

  • Selecting Treatment Approach Based on Phenotype for Children with Asthma

  • Childhood Trauma Linked to Increased Risk of Asthma

Asthma News This Week – April 15, 2019

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In the NEWS

 

JOURNAL ARTICLES

  • Pediatric Psychologists May Support Asthma Treatment Adherence

  • New Research on Associations Between Asthma, Comorbidities, and Risk Factors

  • Traffic Pollution May Cause 4 Million Cases of Childhood Asthma Worldwide

  • Evaluation Identifies Two Best Asthma Management Apps

  • Review of Method to Identifying Best Initial Medication Treatment Approaches

  • Group Visits May Help Improve Asthma Management Among High-Risk Patients

  • Secondhand Smoke Exposure At Home Reduces Health-related Quality of Life

  • Asthma Associated with Chronic Absenteeism

  • New Clinical Trial Studies Efficacy of CHWs and Asthma Educators in Chicago

  • Lancet Editorial Announces UK Study of Biologics for Childhood Asthma

Asthma News This Week – April 1, 2019

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In the NEWS

 JOURNAL ARTICLES

  • Montelukast linked to neuropsychiatric events in children

  • Tertiary interventions may be necessary to target individual asthma triggers

  • Healthy lifestyles may help prevent and control asthma symptoms

  • Wheezing phenotypes vary but consistently predict poorer lung function

  • As treatment options for childhood asthma emerge, a need for efficacy evidence

  • Chicago trial links families to home-based asthma CHW interventions

  • Need identified for methods to predict severe therapy-resistant childhood asthma

  • Indoor particulate matter (PM) may be a worse asthma trigger than outdoor PM

  • Certain antioxidant flavonoids may reduce lung inflammation

  • Poor methodologies in environmental allergen control intervention research

  • Reverse causation unlikely to confound asthma risk factors

  • Vitamin D may mitigate correlation between maternal and child asthma

  • Condition-response interactions identified between health outcomes and pollution

  • AAP highlights disparities in child hospitalization outcomes

  • AAP updates clinical report on maternal and infant diet and asthma/allergy

  • Indoor cannabis smoke might exacerbate childhood asthma symptoms

Asthma News This Week – March 15, 2019

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CONTENTS

 

In the NEWS

 

JOURNAL ARTICLES

  • Meta-analysis Concludes Insufficient Evidence Around Magnesium for Asthma

Asthma News This Week – February 25, 2019

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In the NEWS

 

JOURNAL ARTICLES

  • Cognition As Well As Asthma May Be Caused By Fossil Fuel Combustion

  • Indoor Particulate Matter Strongly Associated With Lung Health

  • Dust Storms Associated With Saline Lake Depletion May Worsen Asthma

  • New Study Identifies Neonatal Risk Factors To Help Identify Asthma Early On

  • 2ndHand Smoke Exposure High Among Urban Children Without Smoker at Home

  •  Asthmatic Children With Severe OSAS More Likely To Need CPAP

  • Biomarker-Informed Home-Based Intervention Did Not Lower Asthma ED Visits

  •  New GenARA Study Measures Effectiveness of Treatment for Asthma + Reflux

  • Urban Greenness May Improve Respiratory Symptoms

  • Proximity to Railways May Worsen Asthma Symptoms

  • Review Addresses Asthma Development Into Adulthood

  • Childhood Asthma May Have Lasting Effects on Lungs Beyond Condition

  • New Index to Predict Pediatric Asthma Hospitalization

  • Higher Levels of Postpartum Vitamin E Associated with Lower Risk of Wheeze

  • Total Direct Costs Of Pediatric Asthma Were US$5.92 Billion In 2013

  • Lancet Calls For Pollution Prevention To Improve Asthma And Other NCDs

  • Asthma Less Well-Controlled Among Black Than White Children

  • Severe Asthma Worsened By High-Symptom Respiratory Infections

  • An Overview Of Asthma Epidemiology, Treatment, and Management

  • Big Data Uncovers “Hidden Structures” Of Asthma Prevention and Treatment

  • Neutrophil-Targeting Therapies May Benefit Some Children With Severe Asthma

  • “Breathmobile” Demonstrates Value Of Community-Based Care For Children

  • School Nurse-Driven Health Program Reduces Asthma-Related Absenteeism

  • Providers Good At Predicting Asthma Attack Patients’ Chance Of Admission

  • Regional Economic Development May Affect Asthma ED Use

  • Add-On Reslizumab Treatment Reduces Symptoms For Some Asthma Patients

  • Phenotype-Specific Treatment Protocols May Benefit Patients with Asthma

  • Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids May Protect Against Asthma In Young Children

  • Review Of School Nurses’ Role In Asthma Care

  • Classification of Phenotypes In Urban Minority Children With Asthma