5.6 Clinical: Asthma

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5.6 Clinical: Asthma
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2014-02-06 09:04:46
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  1. Discuss the pathophysiology of asthma
  2. Recall the epidemiology asthma
  3. Discuss predictive & preventative measures for asthma
  4. List triggers of asthma
  5. Categorize the types of asthma
  6. Discuss techniques used to diagnose asthma
    • Hx and physical exam
    • Skin Test/ RAST
    • Sputum for eosinophils
    • Pulmonary functions
    • Response to tx
    • Methacholine challenge/ Mannitol challenge/ Exhaled NO level
  7. What are the treatment recommendations for each classification type of asthma

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