Asthma control in adults in the Middle East and North Africa: Results from the ESMAA study
作者: Hesham TarrafHamdan Al-JahdaliAbdul Hameed Al QaseerAnamarija GjurovicHouria HaouichatBasheer KhassawnehBassam MahboubRoozbeh NaghshinFrançois MontestrucNaser Behbehani
作者单位: 1Cairo University, 22 Talaat Harb St, City Centre, Cairo, Egypt
2King Saud University for Health Sciences/McGill University/Sleep Disorders Center, King Abdulaziz Medical City, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
3Iraqi Cardio-Thoracic Society, Baghdad, Iraq
4AstraZeneca, Ibn Sina Building, Dubai Healthcare City, PO Box 505070, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
5Service de Pneumologie, Hôpital Central de l’Armée, BP 244, Kouba, Algeria
6Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
7University of Sharjah, P. O. Box 27272, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
8Rasoul Akram Hospital/Tehran, Hazrat-e Rasool General Hospital, Niyayesh St, Satarkhan St, Tehran, Iran
9Clinica Group-eXYSTAT, 4 rue Ernest Renan, 92240, Malakoff, France
10Department of Medicine, Kuwait University, P.O. Box 24923, Safat, 13110, Kuwait
刊名: Respiratory Medicine, 2018, Vol.138 , pp.64-73
来源数据库: Elsevier Journal
DOI: 10.1016/j.rmed.2018.03.024
关键词: Asthma controlGINAACTMiddle EastNorth AfricaESMAA
英文摘要: Abstract(#br)Background(#br)Low levels of asthma control are reported in many countries worldwide. Improved knowledge of asthma control in the Middle East and Africa and predictive factors is needed to address this major public healthcare burden.(#br)Objective(#br)To assess the level of asthma control in patients attending a routine consultation for asthma in the Middle East and North Africa, and the relationship between level of control and patient and disease characteristics, adherence, and quality of life (QoL).(#br)Methods(#br)A large-scale cross-sectional epidemiological study (ESMAA: Assessment of Asthma Control in Adult Asthma Population in the Middle East and North Africa) was performed in adults suffering from asthma for at least 1 year and without an acute asthma episode within...
全文获取路径: Elsevier  (合作)
影响因子:2.585 (2012)

  • Middle 中级牌黄麻
  • Africa 非洲
  • control 控制
  • study 学习