Is maternal asthma a life or death issue for the baby?


Asthma is probably the most common potentially serious medical problem to complicate pregnancy. In recent national surveys in the USA, 8.4–8.8% of pregnant women reported current asthma. Since 1970, many published articles have suggested that women with asthma experience more complications of pregnancy than women who do not have asthma. The most commonly… (More)
DOI: 10.1136/thx.2008.105189