Asthma is a chronic disease of the air passages characterized by inflammation and narrowing of the airways. This activity outlines the evaluation and treatment of asthma and explains the role of the interprofessional team in managing patients with this condition.
This course is designed to review the asthma condition & management approaches in standard asthma care. The Global Initiative for Asthma (GINA) is the foundational information used in development of this course. Comprehensive GINA documents are available on the internet; additional resources are noted in the reference.