Disentangling the Root Causes of Racial Disparities in Asthma: The Role of Structural Racism in a 5-Year-Old Black Boy with Uncontrolled Asthma

A 5-year-old black boy was seen at the Allergy Clinic with a history of “frequent wheezing.” He has had several wheezing episodes per year since infancy and has never been hospitalized. He has been treated at the emergency room with nebulized albuterol and prednisone at each visit. He has never been on a controller medication. He has daily symptoms and cough with activity, and uses an inhaled…

Disentangling the Root Causes of Racial Disparities in Asthma: The Role of Structural Racism in a 5-Year-Old Black Boy with Uncontrolled Asthma

A 5-year-old black boy was seen at the Allergy Clinic with a history of “frequent wheezing.” He has had several wheezing episodes per year since infancy and has never been hospitalized. He has been treated at the emergency room with nebulized albuterol and prednisone at each visit. He has never been on a controller medication. He has daily symptoms and cough with activity, and uses an inhaled…

Disentangling the Root Causes of Racial Disparities in Asthma: The Role of Structural Racism in a 5-Year-Old Black Boy with Uncontrolled Asthma

A 5-year-old black boy was seen at the Allergy Clinic with a history of “frequent wheezing.” He has had several wheezing episodes per year since infancy and has never been hospitalized. He has been treated at the emergency room with nebulized albuterol and prednisone at each visit. He has never been on a controller medication. He has daily symptoms and cough with activity, and uses an inhaled…

Disentangling the Root Causes of Racial Disparities in Asthma: The Role of Structural Racism in a 5-Year-Old Black Boy with Uncontrolled Asthma

A 5-year-old black boy was seen at the Allergy Clinic with a history of “frequent wheezing.” He has had several wheezing episodes per year since infancy and has never been hospitalized. He has been treated at the emergency room with nebulized albuterol and prednisone at each visit. He has never been on a controller medication. He has daily symptoms and cough with activity, and uses an inhaled…

Disentangling the Root Causes of Racial Disparities in Asthma: The Role of Structural Racism in a 5-Year-Old Black Boy with Uncontrolled Asthma

A 5-year-old black boy was seen at the Allergy Clinic with a history of “frequent wheezing.” He has had several wheezing episodes per year since infancy and has never been hospitalized. He has been treated at the emergency room with nebulized albuterol and prednisone at each visit. He has never been on a controller medication. He has daily symptoms and cough with activity, and uses an inhaled…

Big Ideas Theater | Pharmacologic Management for Asthma – AARC

In this episode of Big Ideas Theater, Douglas S. Gardenhire, EdD, RRT, RRT-NPS, FAARC, visits the stage to discuss pharmacologic management for asthma.

NEJM Journal Watch: Summaries of and commentary on original medical and scientific articles from key medical journals

NEJM Journal Watch reviews over 250 scientific and medical journals to present important clinical research findings and insightful commentary

FDA Approves Generic Albuterol Sulfate

The FDA approved an Abbreviated NDA for Lupin’s albuterol sulfate inhalation aerosol 90 mcg, a generic for Teva’s ProAir HFA.

Disentangling the Root Causes of Racial Disparities in Asthma: The Role of Structural Racism in a 5-Year-Old Black Boy with Uncontrolled Asthma

A 5-year-old black boy was seen at the Allergy Clinic with a history of “frequent wheezing.” He has had several wheezing episodes per year since infancy and has never been hospitalized. He has been treated at the emergency room with nebulized albuterol and prednisone at each visit. He has never been on a controller medication. He has daily symptoms and cough with activity, and uses an inhaled…

Disentangling the Root Causes of Racial Disparities in Asthma: The Role of Structural Racism in a 5-Year-Old Black Boy with Uncontrolled Asthma

A 5-year-old black boy was seen at the Allergy Clinic with a history of “frequent wheezing.” He has had several wheezing episodes per year since infancy and has never been hospitalized. He has been treated at the emergency room with nebulized albuterol and prednisone at each visit. He has never been on a controller medication. He has daily symptoms and cough with activity, and uses an inhaled…