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[Editorial] Controlling asthma

03 May 2014

In today's Lancet, ahead of World Asthma Day on May 6 and the American Thoracic Society's international conference (ATS 2014) in San Diego (May 16–21), we publish several papers on asthma and other areas of respiratory medicine. A two-part Series on asthma draws attention to challenges in the diagnosis and management of preschool wheeze and the effects of outdoor air pollution on the disease. Asthma is the most common chronic disorder in children. The health and economic burden of wheeze and asthma is particularly high in young children.

Date: 
3 May 2014

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