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Asthma

Known as: bronchitic asthma, ARNASESTUA, Asma 
A chronic disease in which the bronchial airways in the lungs become narrowed and swollen, making it difficult to breathe. Symptoms include wheezing… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
BACKGROUND There are limited population based data on the prevalence of asthma in China. The China Asthma and Risk factors… Expand
Review
2017
Review
2017
Ramadan is the ninth month of the Islamic lunar calendar and is observed by Muslims as a month of fasting. All Muslim adults are… Expand
Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
Asthma is a common disease that affects 300 million people worldwide. Given the large number of eosinophils in the airways of… Expand
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Review
2008
Review
2008
  • P. Barnes
  • Nature Reviews Immunology
  • 2008
  • Corpus ID: 8164667
Asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) are both obstructive airway diseases that involve chronic inflammation of… Expand
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Review
2008
Review
2008
Asthma and obesity have a considerable impact on public health and their prevalence has increased in recent years. Numerous… Expand
Review
2001
Review
2001
  • P. Jeffery
  • American journal of respiratory and critical care…
  • 2001
  • Corpus ID: 37642290
Asthma and chronic obstructive lung disease (COPD) are both inflammatory conditions of the lung associated with structural… Expand
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Airway inflammation in severe asthma is not well characterized but may involve neutrophils. We have compared induced sputum… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
A need was identified for a fixed-format self-complete questionnaire for measuring health in chronic airflow limitation. A 76… Expand
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
BACKGROUND AND METHODS The importance of eosinophils in the pathogenesis of bronchial asthma is not established. In an attempt to… Expand
Review
1977
Review
1977
An easy and safe dose‐response histamine‐inhalation test is described, to measure the level of non‐specific bronchial reactivity.