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New approaches in the treatment and rehabilitation of bronchial asthma patients

Professor Dr. med. Olga V. Balakireva , I. V. Netschay* , Moscow INTRODUCTION Chronic obstructive bronchitis (COB) and bronchial asthma (BA) today represent a considerable problem for modern medicine (1). Relevant publications reveal that, in the last 10 years, the incidence of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) has grown steadily. Treatment with drugs is not […]

Experience in treating bronchial asthma

Dr. med. Jürgen Hennecke, Aachen 1. INTRODUCTION Around 5 % of the adult population suffers from bronchial asthma. Those affected by it are becoming increasingly younger: up to 15 % of children suffer from this disorder, with bronchial asthma the most common chronic disorder in childhood. Boys are twice as likely to be affected as […]