Author(s): Renata Cristina de Angelo Calsaverini Leal*
Introduction: Aerosol therapy consists of spraying liquid particles suspended for therapeutic
purposes in the respiratory tract. With direct absorption and deposition at the lung level, avoiding side
effects and presenting fast response time. ...
No one really knows what exactly caused asthma. However, recent studies revealed that exposure
to magnetic fields increases asthma risk and make asthma victims worst. This case study was aimed
at determining the extent of the symptoms of asthma among victims when they stayed within and were
moved away from the geopathic zone. ...
Author(s): Abdel Gawad TA, Terez B Kamel*, Manal M Abd Al-Aziz, Abou-Sekin TA and Mourad Alfy Ramzy
Background: Asthma among obese represents a unique phenotype. Mast cells are more abundant in
obese. Serum tryptase (ST) is a marker of mast cell numbers or activity. Since obesity and asthma have
been linked in epidemiological studies, a possible higher mast cell activity in obesity could be a factor
between the two conditions. This study was to investigate ST and ...
Author(s): María Teresa Solis-Soto*, Armando Patiño, Dennis Nowak and Katja Radon
Background: Several studies have linked dietary intake and asthma symptoms, nevertheless the results are still inconclusive and data from developing country are scarce.
Objective: To assess the association of Food patterns and current asthma symptoms in school-aged children from rural and urban areas of Oropeza Province – Bolivia. ...
Published On: February 10, 2017 | Pages: 007 - 008
Author(s): Matjaž Kopač*
Background: To determine whether a child has asthma exacerbation, we should obtain the value of peak expiratory fl ow. It is useful in a diagnostic procedure, in evaluation of response to therapy and following the course of asthma. ...