The tool successfully identified children with high asthma risk as young as 3 years of age. The screening tool was found to be more accurate at predicting asthma, persistent wheezing, and related emergency room visits and hospitalizations than standard screening and diagnostic tools.
University of Wisconsin researchers find that people with asthma benefit from intervention that includes meditation and yoga and sustained focus on the breathing, thoughts, feelings, and bodily sensations.
Using biomarkers for tailoring asthma treatment can reduce the frequency of asthma exacerbations. Some recent results suggest that eosinophil-guided asthma management is associated with lower annual costs than FeNO-guided management.