Survey shows asthma still a significant problem

October 2004
Pharmacy Today;Oct2004, Vol. 10 Issue 10, p43
The article discusses the findings of a survey Children and Asthma in America 2004, funded by GlaxoSmithKline for Asthma Action America. The survey suggests that the nationwide goals NIH established in 1997 for treating and managing the condition in the U.S. are still far from being met. Released October 12, the findings show that more than half of the children surveyed had experienced a severe asthma attack in the past year and that the majority did not have their asthma under control.


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