Multicenter study of clinical features of sudden-onset versus slower-onset asthma exacerbations requiring hospitalization Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Asthma
  • Hospitalization

abstract

  • The sudden-onset patients were older and they more commonly presented to the emergency department between midnight and 8:00 am with severe exacerbations that required intubation and intensive care unit admission. However, the sudden-onset group was discharged from the hospital earlier.

publication date

  • August 2007

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 17650357

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1013

end page

  • 20

volume

  • 52

number

  • 8