Essential Guide to AsthmaBook - 1998
In this comprehensive and easy-to-use volume, the American Medical Association gives you the keys to understanding asthma, with clear, reliable information on everything from diagnosis to prevention. Designed for anyone with asthma as well as for parents of children with asthma, this authoritative guide explains the latest breakthrough treatments for managing this puzzling -- and sometimes life-threatening -- respiratory disorder. Now you can take control and Know what really happens in an asthma attack Uncover hidden allergens and asthma triggers Handle asthma emergencies Develop an active treatment plan that fits into your lifestyle -- with guidelines for safe exercise, nutrition, and emotional wellness Help your infant or child cope with asthma -- with tips for travel and school Choose a physician or asthma specialist Learn about inhalants and oral medications You will also find a detailed section of frequently asked questions; a glossary of clearly definedmedical terms; resource lists; and much more. The "American Medical Association Essential Guide to Asthma" is the dependable, one-stop reference
Publisher: New York : Pocket Books, c1998.
Characteristics: x, 293 p. ;,21 cm.