The management of acute severe asthma in a pediatric intensive care unit.


OBJECTIVE The hospitalization and mortality rates incurred from acute childhood asthma continue to rise in the past decade. The purpose of this study is to examine the outcome, morbidity and the management of children admitted with acute asthma to our pediatric intensive care unit (PICU) and compare it with those described in the literature. METHODS… (More)


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