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Description: The Global Initiative for Asthma Patient Guide is an information guide for asthma patients and their families. It focuses on achieving asthma control and I available in English, Chinese, German, French, Spanish, Swedish, and Turkish.

Owner/Author: Global Initiative for Asthma
Year: 2021
Patient Population: Adult
Format: PDF

Decision Support Guidance

Who might use this tool?

  • Patients
  • Families and caregivers
  • Family Physicians
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Registered Respiratory Therapists
  • Certified Respiratory Educators

When might they use this tool?

  • When caring for a patient newly diagnosed with asthma

Why might they use this tool?

  • To help patients understand their asthma
  • To achieve asthma control in the current GINA guideline documents

What are important considerations when using this tool?

  • This tool is a pocket guide

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