Work-related asthma: A case-based guide.

  title={Work-related asthma: A case-based guide.},
  author={Susan M Tarlo and Andr{\'e} Cartier},
  journal={Canadian respiratory journal},
  volume={16 6},
Work-related asthma is common yet underdiagnosed. It is a significant cause of morbidity and socioeconomic loss. Diagnosis is often difficult, and requires a strong index of suspicion and careful investigation. The Canadian Thoracic Society has endorsed the recent American College of Chest Physicians consensus statement on work-related asthma. The present document illustrates the advised approach to diagnosis and management of work-related asthma using case-based examples of occupational asthma… CONTINUE READING