Impact of depressive symptoms on adult asthma outcomes.

  title={Impact of depressive symptoms on adult asthma outcomes.},
  author={Mark David Eisner and Patricia P. Katz and Gretchen Lactao and Carlos Iribarren},
  journal={Annals of allergy, asthma & immunology : official publication of the American College of Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology},
  volume={94 5},
BACKGROUND Psychological disorders, including depression, are common in adults with asthma. Although depression is treatable, its impact on longitudinal asthma outcomes is not clear. OBJECTIVE To elucidate the impact of depressive symptoms on patient-centered outcomes and emergency health care use in adults with asthma. METHODS We conducted a… CONTINUE READING