Acq asthma

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Patients with physician-diagnosed asthma were consecutively recruited from among those visiting Allergy and Pulmonology Departments as well as Primary Care Centers. Name of questionnaire Asthma Control Questionnaire ACQ Type of questionnaire-description A simple questionnaire to measure the adequacy of asthma control and change in asthma control which occurs either spontaneously or as a result of treatment. Prevalence and characteristics of rhinitis in adult asthmatic patients attending allergist, primary care and pulmonologist settings in Spain AIR study Med Clin Barc ; Journal List Respir Res v.

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Years since asthma diagnosis: It should be emphasized, however, that ACQ cut-off points must be based on an understanding on how representative the study population is of the population intended to take the test. Spanish guide-lines for diagnosis and asthma management.

Pulmonary function tests Spirometry was conducted the day the patient was included in the study.

Global strategy for asthma management and prevention: Has your asthma interfered with your usual activities e. The primary aim of the study was the establishment of cut-off points to discriminate the level of asthma control as defined in GINA guidelines using the ACQ questionnaire, in aq patients attending Allergy and Pulmonology Departments as well as Primary Care Centers.

What’s the difference between the Asthma Control Questionnaire (ACQ) and Asthma Control Test (ACT)?

Ssthma short questionnaires provide a standardized way to determine if your asthma is currently under good control, or which areas need to be addressed. With regard to measurement of disease control, the results also show that ACQ questionnaire is a more accurate tool compared to the subjective perception of both physicians and patients.

Recommendation types Quick Reference Guide. Be sure to talk to your healthcare professional about your asthma score.

Introduction Asthma is a global health problem that affects around million individuals of all ages, ethnic groups, and countries [ 1 ]. The association of obesity and asthma severity and control in children.

For the description of categorical variables, the number and percentage of patients per response category were used. Journal of Invest Alergol Clin Immunol. Please review our privacy policy.

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Asthma is a global health problem that affects around million individuals of all ages, ethnic groups, and countries [ 1 ]. Identifying 'well-controlled' and 'not well-controlled' asthma using the Asthma Control Questionnaire. You must be a member to comment. As a patient, what do I feel gives clinicians a better look at my asthma?

Asthma control questionnaires | Australian Asthma Handbook

Open in a separate window. Guadalajara Guadalajara Alonso, Alicia. Published online Jun Measuring asthma control in group studies: Santo Grial Huesca Colas, Carlos. The ACQ asks for recall of only the last week.

Asthma control questionnaires Questionnaire-based tools can be used to standardise review of asthma symptoms. Prim Care Respir J ; The development dataset was initially used for evaluating agreement and determining de cut-off points for the ACQ associations with GINA control classification.

Assessing asthma control in routine clinical practice: Based on the calculations using the population of the present study, the cut-off points of the ACQ questionnaire that best agree with the levels of control proposed by GINA are: Good news - you're already subscribed!

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Discussions The recent changes in the management of asthma, based on disease control rather that degree of severity, have created the need astmha new evaluations of the current available tools for measuring asthma control.

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