Exercise induced bronchoconstriction in adults: evidence based diagnosis and management

@article{Smoliga2016ExerciseIB,
  title={Exercise induced bronchoconstriction in adults: evidence based diagnosis and management},
  author={James M. Smoliga and Pnina Weiss and Kenneth William Rundell},
  journal={BMJ : British Medical Journal},
  year={2016},
  volume={352}
}
#### What you need to know EIB is defined as “the transient narrowing of the lower airway following exercise in the presence or absence of clinically recognized asthma.”1 Bronchoconstriction typically develops within 15 minutes after exercise and spontaneously resolves within 60 minutes. After an episode of EIB, there is often a refractory period of about 1-3 hours in which, if exercise is repeated, the bronchoconstriction is less emphasised in 40-50% of patients.2 3 EIB can also occur during… 
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