Focus on Asthma Care

Back to articles

Better understanding of asthma could lead to primary prevention


Could we one day prevent asthma before it occurs? That possibility is within sight, according to a recently published review of the natural history of the age-old disease.


Martinez FD. New insights into the natural history of asthma: primary prevention on the horizon. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2011;128:939–45.