Severe and Difficult-to-Treat Asthma in Adults.

@article{Langevin2017SevereAD,
  title={Severe and Difficult-to-Treat Asthma in Adults.},
  author={Helene M Langevin and Helen K Reddel},
  journal={The New England journal of medicine},
  year={2017},
  volume={377 10},
  pages={965-976}
}
Patients with severe asthma make up only 3%1 to 10%2 of the population of adults with asthma, but their care is estimated to account for more than 60% of the costs associated with asthma, which are primarily for medications.3 Health care costs per patient for severe asthma are higher than those for type 2 diabetes, stroke, or chronic obstructive pulmonary… CONTINUE READING

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