Chapter 129. Treatment of Chronic Asthma

  1. William W. Busse MD1 and
  2. Stephen T. Holgate BSc, MD, FRCP2
  1. John 0. Warner

Published Online: 16 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470694923.ch59

Asthma and Rhinitis, Second Edition

Asthma and Rhinitis, Second Edition

How to Cite

Warner, J. 0. (2000) Treatment of Chronic Asthma, in Asthma and Rhinitis, Second Edition (eds W. W. Busse and S. T. Holgate), Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470694923.ch59

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Professor of Medicine Head, Clinical Immunology, University of Wisconsin-Madison Medical School, Department of Medicine, Madison Wisconsin, USA

  2. 2

    Clinical Professor of Immuno-Pharmacology, Medical Specialties, Southampton General Hospital, Youthampton, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2000

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632041756

Online ISBN: 9780470694923

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Keywords:

  • chronic asthma;
  • wheezing illnesses;
  • pathophysiology;
  • immunopathology;
  • psychosocial therapy

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Management of Established Asthma in Childhood and Adolescence

  • Asthma Management in Infancy and Early Childhood

  • Primary Prophylaxis

  • References