Asthma: NICE’s revised guidance
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Asthma: NICE’s revised guidance

Erin Dean Freelance health writer

Essential facts

Asthma is a chronic inflammatory respiratory disease. It can affect people of any age, but often starts in childhood. Asthma can change throughout a person’s life, across the year and from day to day. In the UK, about 5.4 million people are on treatment for the condition.

Primary Health Care. 28, 2, 11-11. doi: 10.7748/phc.28.2.11.s9

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