Profile of adult patients hospitalized for asthma exacerbation

  • Authors

    • Faouzia Kambouche university of mostaganem
    • Rabia Medjane Department of occupational medicine, university hospital establishment of Oran
  • A variable proportion of patients presenting to the emergency department (ED) with acute asthma require admission to hospital. Previous studies have identified select factors associated with admission following ED presentation .However, patients hospitalized for AEs are highly heterogeneous and remain largely unexplored.This review discusses current aspects on the pathogenesis and pathophysiology of acute severe asthma exacerbations and provides the current perspectives on the management of acute severe asthma attacks in the emergency department and the intensive care unit.

    Author Biography

    • Rabia Medjane, Department of occupational medicine, university hospital establishment of Oran

      faculty of medicine of Oran- Algeria

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    Kambouche, F., & Medjane, R. (2024). Profile of adult patients hospitalized for asthma exacerbation. International Journal of Medicine, 12(1), 8-9.