Asthma is a chronic condition that narrows the airways and causes inflammation. It can cause recurrent episodes of asthma symptoms such as coughing, wheezing, shortness of breath and chest tightness. Learn about the pathophysiology and treatments for this condition.
This couse has been approved for 2 Contact Hours approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing and the California Board of Vocational Nursing.
- Explain the causes of asthma
- Discuss treatments for asthma
- Identify methods used to decrease asthma exacerbations