Prevalence of Work-Related Asthma and its Impact in Primary Health Care.


BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE To determine the prevalence of occupational asthma (OA) and work-exacerbated asthma (WEA) among asthmatic patients diagnosed in Primary Health Care (PHC). To analyze the impact at PHC level caused by under-diagnosis and inappropriate referral of OA. PATIENTS AND METHODS A descriptive, cross-sectional multicenter study in patients… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.arbres.2014.08.010


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