MULTIDISCIPLINARY RESPIRATORY MEDICINE, vol.6, no.5, pp.291-298, 2011 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
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MULTIDISCIPLINARY RESPIRATORY MEDICINE
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Airway eosinophilia, asthma control test, exhaled nitric oxide, methacholine bronchial provocation test, EXHALED NITRIC-OXIDE, SPUTUM EOSINOPHILS, PULMONARY-FUNCTION, EXACERBATIONS, MANAGEMENT, HEALTHY, HYPERRESPONSIVENESS, METHACHOLINE, INDUCTION, INSIGHTS
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.