John Mastronarde, Author at Oncology Nurse Advisor

John Mastronarde

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Asthma: Clinical Manifestations and Management

What every physician needs to know Asthma is a chronic inflammatory disease of the airways characterized by at least partially reversible airway obstruction and bronchial hyper-responsiveness. The cause of asthma remains unknown; clearly, both genetic and environmental influences are important. Recent research indicates that asthma is a heterogeneous disease with several phenotypes that likely result…

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