Exacerbation risk and characterisation of the UK's asthma population from infants to old age.

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BACKGROUND Few studies have examined the characteristics of a general asthma population; most have focused on more severe patients or severe exacerbations. METHODS This population-based cohort study, from April 2007 to September 2015, used linked primary and secondary care electronic healthcare records (Clinical Practice Research Datalink, Hospital… (More)
DOI: 10.1136/thoraxjnl-2017-210650

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@article{Bloom2017ExacerbationRA, title={Exacerbation risk and characterisation of the UK's asthma population from infants to old age.}, author={Chloe I. Bloom and Francis Nissen and Ian J. Douglas and Liam Smeeth and Paul Cullinan and Jennifer K Quint}, journal={Thorax}, year={2017} }