Asthma Symptoms Diagnosis Management & Treatment

Treatment For Acute Asthma Attack

By Dr. Prashant Saxena , Pulmonology A clinical diagnosis of Asthma should be suspected in the presence of recurrent/episodic wheezing, breathlessness, cough and or chest tightness with no alternative explanation for these symptoms. Asthma is a chronic inflammatory disorder of airways which causes hyper-responsiveness of airways and variable airway obstruction. Role of Spirometry-…

Asthma Symptoms, Diagnosis, Management and Treatment

By Dr. Sumit Wadhwa, Internal Medicine Asthma is a disease which affects the airways that carry air to and from the lungs. People suffering from asthma have swollen or inflamed airways. The inflammation causes the airways to be narrower which causes less air to pass through them into and from the lungs.…