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Bereznicki, BJ and Bereznicki, LRE and Peterson, GM (2008) Strategies to manage asthma. Australian Pharmacist, 27 (5). pp. 414-418. ISSN 0728-4632

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Abstract

Asthma is recognised as a National Health Pr iority Area in Australia, and is responsible for significant morbidity and mortality in the cummunity. International popu lationbased studies suggest that Australia has one of the highest prevalence rates for asthma in the world,' affecting an estimated two million people.' Exacerbations of asthma lead to approximately 40,000 hospitalisations and 105,000 emergency department visits annually.'

Item Type: Article
Journal or Publication Title: Australian Pharmacist
Page Range: pp. 414-418
ISSN: 0728-4632
Date Deposited: 17 Jun 2008 22:50
Last Modified: 18 Nov 2014 03:42
URI: http://eprints.utas.edu.au/id/eprint/6681
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