Reactive airways dysfunction syndrome.

  title={Reactive airways dysfunction syndrome.},
  author={W. Michael Alberts and G A do Pico},
  volume={109 6},
Two types of occupational asthma have been identified and are distinguished by whether they appear after a latency period. Asthma without a latency period is best illustrated by irritant-induced asthma. The reactive airways dysfunction syndrome is a subset of irritant-induced asthma. Although case reports appeared in the literature before 1985, the term… CONTINUE READING