Resource Summary

Alberta clinicians will adopt a comprehensive patient-centred interdisciplinary team approach to asthma management including diagnosis^ assessing control^ treating and preventing exacerbation and ongoing follow-up.

Key features of the guideline include:

- The importance of a definitive asthma diagnosis that includes spirometry testing

- A systematic approach to evaluating asthma control^ and the need for ongoing re-evaluation

- The use of newly revised Alberta Asthma Action Plan which supports patient-centred care

Publication Date: 2018-4-28
Last Updated on PCR: 2018-05-01 07:27:20