Healthcare use and prescription patterns associated with adult asthma in Korea: analysis of the NHI claims database.

@article{Kim2013HealthcareUA,
  title={Healthcare use and prescription patterns associated with adult asthma in Korea: analysis of the NHI claims database.},
  author={S Kim and Jinhee Kim and Kyoungjoo Kim and Yuri Kim and Yunjin Park and Sujin Baek and S Y Park and S Yoon and Hyuk Sang Kwon and You Sook Cho and T-B Kim and H B Moon},
  journal={Allergy},
  year={2013},
  volume={68 11},
  pages={1435-42}
}
BACKGROUND National Health Insurance (NHI) claim records could provide valuable data for epidemiological studies of asthma in Korea. The aim of this study is to estimate the prevalence of adult asthma and to investigate asthma-related healthcare use and prescription patterns in Korea over 5 years. METHODS National Health Insurance claim records from January 1, 2006 to December 31, 2010 were analyzed in a retrospective, population-based study. Outcome measures included asthma prevalence… CONTINUE READING
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