The Economic Burden of Asthma in the United States, 2008-2013.

@article{Nurmagambetov2018TheEB,
  title={The Economic Burden of Asthma in the United States, 2008-2013.},
  author={Tursynbek A Nurmagambetov and Robin Kuwahara and Paul L. Garbe},
  journal={Annals of the American Thoracic Society},
  year={2018},
  volume={15 3},
  pages={
          348-356
        }
}
RATIONALE Asthma is a chronic disease that affects quality of life, productivity at work and school, and healthcare use; and it can result in death. Measuring the current economic burden of asthma provides important information on the impact of asthma on society. This information can be used to make informed decisions about allocation of limited public health resources. OBJECTIVES In this paper, we provide a comprehensive approach to estimating the current prevalence, medical costs, cost of… CONTINUE READING

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