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Asthma Action Plan
A treatment plan and instructions prescribed by a healthcare provider, which will teach patients to take medications and adjust them accordingly as asthma conditions change in order to keep asthma und
Asthma
Hyper-responsive airways manifested by a narrowing of the airway.
Asthma
Hyper-responsive airways manifested by a narrowing of the airway. A chronic disease characterized by attacks of breathlessness, accompanied by wheezing, coughing and chest tightness; An obstructive in
Oxygen Concentrators
electronically powered device with a series of filters that extract oxygen from room air. Also, a backup system, usually a stationary compressed gas system. Must always accompany a concentrator i
COPD
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a catch-all term for a number of respiratory diseases. The diseases of COPD include chronic bronchitis, pulmonary emphysema, asthma and bronchiectasis (
Flare-up
Commonly known as an asthma attack; When asthma condition is out of control