Allergol Immunopathol (Madr) 2021 1;49(2):60-65. Epub 2021 Mar 1.
Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Departament de Biomedicina, Facultat de medicina, Carrer de Sant LLorenç 21, Reus, España, CP 43201.
Introduction And Objectives: Relationship between the causal mechanisms of pediatric severe asthma and severity of symptoms would be helpful for developing personalized strategies for treatment and prevention.
Materials And Methods: For this study, 698 medical histories of asthmatics between 6 and 18 years of age were reviewed in a period of 2 years. Variables analyzed were: age, sex, ethnicity, perinatological history, allergy history, asthma predictive index (API), exposure to tobacco, heavy traffic or epithelium, lung function, age of onset of symptoms, hospitalization admissions/PICU, systemic corticosteroids, daily symptoms control, device prescribe for daily control, and adherence. Read More