NGO Asthma Management Guidelines
World Health Organization (WHO)
Prevention and Control of Noncommunicable Diseases:
Guidelines for primary health care in low resource settings.
These guidelines aim to provide evidence based recommendations on diagnosis and management of type 2 diabetes and management of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in primary health care in low-resource settings.It recommends a set of basic interventions for physicians and health workers.
The main objectives are to reduce avoidable death and morbidity related to these conditions and to improve health outcomes in resource-limited settings where management facilities are limited in terms of availability of diagnostic facilities and medicines.
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Definition, assessment and treatment of wheezing disorders in preschool children: an evidence-based approach
Brand PL, Baraldi E, Bisgaard H, et al. Definition, assessment and treatment of wheezing disorders in preschool children: an evidence-based approach. Eur Respir J. 2008;32(4):1096-110. Permission kindly provided by the European Respiratory Journal
International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease (IUATLD)
Global Initiative for Asthma (GINA)
The 2019 update of the Global Strategy for Asthma Management and Prevention incorporates new scientific information about asthma based on a review of recent scientific literature by an international panel of experts on the GINA Science Committee. This comprehensive and practical resource about one of the most common chronic lung diseases worldwide contains extensive citations from the scientific literature and forms the basis for other GINA documents and programs.