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The rising tide of asthma. Trends in the epidemiology of morbidity and mortality from asthma.

Publication ,  Journal Article
Kussin, PS; Fulkerson, WJ
Published in: Respir Care Clin N Am
December 1995

The increase in the asthma mortality rate seen in the past decade has stimulated much discussion, research, and controversy. The epidemiology of asthma morbidity is reviewed, with special attention to the roles of demographics, socioeconomic status, and iatrogenesis in the rising tide of asthma mortality.

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Published In

Respir Care Clin N Am

ISSN

1078-5337

Publication Date

December 1995

Volume

1

Issue

2

Start / End Page

163 / 175

Location

United States

Related Subject Headings

  • United States
  • Survival Rate
  • Sex Distribution
  • Risk Factors
  • Respiratory System
  • North America
  • Morbidity
  • Male
  • Incidence
  • Humans
 

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Kussin, P. S., & Fulkerson, W. J. (1995). The rising tide of asthma. Trends in the epidemiology of morbidity and mortality from asthma. Respir Care Clin N Am, 1(2), 163–175.
Kussin, P. S., and W. J. Fulkerson. “The rising tide of asthma. Trends in the epidemiology of morbidity and mortality from asthma.Respir Care Clin N Am 1, no. 2 (December 1995): 163–75.
Kussin PS, Fulkerson WJ. The rising tide of asthma. Trends in the epidemiology of morbidity and mortality from asthma. Respir Care Clin N Am. 1995 Dec;1(2):163–75.
Kussin, P. S., and W. J. Fulkerson. “The rising tide of asthma. Trends in the epidemiology of morbidity and mortality from asthma.Respir Care Clin N Am, vol. 1, no. 2, Dec. 1995, pp. 163–75.
Kussin PS, Fulkerson WJ. The rising tide of asthma. Trends in the epidemiology of morbidity and mortality from asthma. Respir Care Clin N Am. 1995 Dec;1(2):163–175.
Journal cover image

Published In

Respir Care Clin N Am

ISSN

1078-5337

Publication Date

December 1995

Volume

1

Issue

2

Start / End Page

163 / 175

Location

United States

Related Subject Headings

  • United States
  • Survival Rate
  • Sex Distribution
  • Risk Factors
  • Respiratory System
  • North America
  • Morbidity
  • Male
  • Incidence
  • Humans