Uncovering Asthma

Breathing a Fresh Perspective into Managing Severe Asthma in Europe

Report Highlights

Did you know that...

  • Annual worldwide deaths from asthma have been estimated at 250.000? (E. D. Bateman et. al. Eur Respir J 2008: 31: 143–178)
  • Almost half (46%) of the surveyed severe asthma patients had to reduce their working hours? (Uncovering Asthma Report p. 7)
  • One in five severe asthma patients reported their asthma symptoms mean they are unable to work or study at all? (Uncovering Asthma Report p. 7)
  • Almost 1 out of four severe asthma patients had to change role or leave a job due to their asthma?

Useful links  
Asthma UK Interasma

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