Asthma control in the Asia-Pacific region: The asthma insights and reality in Asia-Pacific study
作者: Christopher K.W. LaiTeresita S. de GuiaYou-Young KimSow-Hsong KuoAmartya MukhopadhyayJoan B. SorianoPham Long TrungNan Shan ZhongNorzila ZainudinB.M.Z. Zainudin
作者单位: 1Hong Kong and Guangzhou, China, Quezon City, Philippines, Seoul, Korea, Taiwan, Singapore, Greenford, United Kingdom, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, and Kuala Lumpur and Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
2From a The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong; b Philippine Heart Centre, Quezon City; c Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul; d National Taiwan University Hospital, Taiwan; e National University Hospital, Singapore; f Worldwide Epidemiology, GlaxoSmithKline Research and Development, Greenford; g University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Ho Chi Minh City; h Guangzhou Institute of Respiratory Diseases, Guangzhou; i Paediatric Institute Hospital, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; j Damansara Specialist Hospital, Petaling Jaya
刊名: The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, 2003, Vol.111 (2), pp.263-268
来源数据库: Elsevier Journal
DOI: 10.1067/mai.2003.30
关键词: Asiaasthma epidemiologyasthma controlasthma managementinhaled corticosteroids
原始语种摘要: Abstract(#br)Background: Few data on asthma management are available for the Asia-Pacific region. Objective: This study examined asthma symptoms, health care use, and management in the Asia-Pacific region. Methods: We performed a cross-sectional survey, followed by administration of a questionnaire in a face-to-face setting in the respondents' homes in their language of choice. Urban centers in 8 areas were surveyed: China, Hong Kong, Korea, Malaysia, The Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, and Vietnam. Results: A population sample of 3207 respondents with physician-diagnosed asthma was identified by screening 108,360 households. Daytime asthma symptoms were reported by 51.4% of respondents, and 44.3% reported sleep disturbance caused by asthma in the preceding 4 weeks. At least 2 in every 5...
全文获取路径: Elsevier  (合作)
影响因子:12.047 (2012)

  • asthma 哮喘
  • Pacific 太平洋
  • control 控制
  • region 地域
  • corticosteroid 皮质甾类
  • management 管理
  • emergency 非常时期
  • hospital 医院
  • preceding 上述的
  • persistent 持续的