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  • References


    Asthma in adults and adolescents. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at:
    https://dynamed.ebscohost.com/about/about-us
    . Updated September 7, 2012. Accessed September 13, 2012.


    Asthma exacerbation in adults and adolescents. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at:
    https://dynamed.ebscohost.com/about/about-us
    . Updated August 27, 2012. Accessed September 13, 2012.


    Asthma overview. Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America website. Available at:
    http://www.aafa.org/display.cfm?id=8
    . Accessed September 13, 2012.


    Breathing exercises and or retraining techniques in management of asthma. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality website. Available at:
    http://www.effectivehealthcare.ahrq.gov/ehc/products/222/1251/CER71%5FBreathingExercises%5FFinalReport%5F20120905.pdf
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    Bope ET, Rakel RE, Kellerman RD.
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    Control of environmental factors and comorbid conditions that affect asthma. National Heart Lung Blood Institute website. Available at:
    http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/guidelines/asthma/06%5Fsec3%5Fcomp3.pdf
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    Medical effects of mold exposure. American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology website. Available at
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    Kleigman RM, Jensen HB, Behrman RE, et al.
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    Flu and people with asthma. United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website. Available at:
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    10/29/2008 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
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    : Howden-Chapman P, Pierse N, Nicholls S, et al. Effects of improved home heating on asthma in community dwelling children: randomised controlled trial.
    BMJ.
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    1/6/2009 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
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    : Levenson M. Long-acting beta-agonists and adverse asthma events meta-analysis. Joint Meeting of the Pulmonary-Allergy Drugs Advisory Committee, Drug Safety and
    Risk Management Advisory Committee and Pediatric Advisory Committee. December 10-11, 2008.


    2/17/2009 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
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    : Bailey EJ, Cates CJ, Kruske S, et al. Culture-specific programs for children and adults from minority groups who have asthma.
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev.
    2009;(1):CD006580.


    7/6/2009 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
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    : Thomas M, McKinley RK, Mellor S, et al. Breathing exercises for asthma: a randomised controlled trial.
    Thorax.
    2009;64:55-61. Epub 2008 Dec 3.


    9/2/2009 DynaMed Systematic Literature Surveillance
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    :
    Van der Meer V, Bakker MJ, van den Hout WB, et al. Internet based self-management plus education compared with usual care in asthma: a randomized trial.
    Ann Intern Med.
    2009;151:110-120.


    10/8/2010 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
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    : Ducharme F, Chroinin M, Greenstone I, et al. Addition of long-acting beta2-agonists to inhaled corticosteroids versus same dose inhaled corticosteroids for chronic asthma in adults and children.
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev.
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    1/4/2011 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
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    : McLean S, Chandler D, Nurmatov U, et al. Telehealthcare for asthma.
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev.
    2010;(10):CD007717.

    11/12/2013 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
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    : Freitas DA, Holloway EA, et al. Breathing exercises for adults with asthma.Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2013 Oct 1;10:CD001277.

  • Resources

    American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology

    http://www.aaaai.org

    American Lung Association

    http://www.lungusa.org

    Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America

    http://www.aafa.org

  • Canadian Resources

    The Canadian Lung Association

    http://www.lung.ca

    Allergy Asthma Information Association

    http://aaia.ca