What is asthma? Asthma is characterized by chronic inflammation and asthma exacerbations, where an environmental trigger initiates inflammation, which makes it difficult to breathe. Subscribe – https://goo.gl/w5aaaV. More videos – https://goo.gl/UhOKiM. Support us on Patreon – https://goo.gl/ZGHEk4.
This video covers the pathophysiology of asthma, signs and symptoms, types, and treatment.
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Audio/visuals: Tanner Marshall, MS
Script: Brooke Miller, PhD
Reviewer: Rishi Desai, MD, MPH
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