Does asthma control as assessed by the asthma control test reflect airway inflammation?


Bora M., Alpaydin A. O. , Yorgancioglu A., Akkas G. , Isisag A., Coskun A. S. , et al.

MULTIDISCIPLINARY RESPIRATORY MEDICINE, cilt.6, ss.291-298, 2011 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 6 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2011
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1186/2049-6958-6-5-291
  • Dergi Adı: MULTIDISCIPLINARY RESPIRATORY MEDICINE
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.291-298

Özet

Background and aims: The treatment of asthmatic patients is particularly focused on the control of symptoms as well as functional and inflammatory parameters. In our study, we investigated the relationship between the asthma control test (ACT) which evaluates symptoms and airway inflammation and functional parameters.