Mortality in patients hospitalized for asthma exacerbations in the United States.


RATIONALE Hospitalizations for asthma exacerbations are common in the United States, but there are no national estimates of outcomes in this population. It is also not known if race disparities in asthma deaths exist among hospitalized patients. OBJECTIVES To estimate outcomes of patients hospitalized for asthma in the United States and to determine if… (More)


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