• Bronchial asthma in children (a lecture)

Bronchial asthma in children (a lecture)

SOVREMENNAYA PEDIATRIYA.2018.5(93):128-132; doi 10.15574/SP.2018.93.128

Berezhnyi V. V.
Shupyk National Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education, Kyiv, Ukraine

The lecture provides modern data on the aetiology, pathogenesis, phenotypes of bronchial asthma in children, depending on age. Classification, diagnostic criteria, background therapy and the combined drug administration based on the international and national recommendations are presented as well.
Key words: children, bronchial asthma, background therapy, step-by-step approach to treatment.

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Article received: Apr 21, 2018. Accepted for publication: Jul 22, 2018.