Box 2-1CHARACTERISTICS OF CLINICAL ASTHMA

  • ▪ Symptoms
  • ▪ Airway obstruction
  • ▪ Inflammation
  • ▪ Hyperresponsiveness

From: Section 2, Definition, Pathophysiology and Pathogenesis of Asthma, and Natural History of Asthma

Cover of Expert Panel Report 3: Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Management of Asthma
Expert Panel Report 3: Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Management of Asthma.
National Asthma Education and Prevention Program, Third Expert Panel on the Diagnosis and Management of Asthma.

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