This year World Asthma Day is on 1 May. This annual event, organized by the Global Initiative for Asthma (GINA), aims...
Category Archives: Respiratory
On World Asthma Day, Emma Dennett from Cochrane Airways blogs about a workshop held to explore what matters to people with asthma and so identify topics for Cochrane Reviews.
Sarah Chapman reviews the evidence on pulmonary rehabilitation for people with COPD
In this blog for our Evidence for Everyday Health Choices series, David Crowe shares his experience of living with sleep apnoea and exploring treatment options.
In a blog for trainees, Faro Ndokera looks at evidence on videolaryngoscopy as compared to direct laryngoscopy in three patient groups.
GP Dr Robin Carr discusses the latest Cochrane evidence on whether asthma education for teachers and other school staff could improve the care of children with asthma in schools
In this blog, Asthma UK’s Dr Andy Whittamore explores how talking about sex and asthma could result in better asthma self-care
A blog for non-medical readers on the evidence behind remedies for the common cold.
Dr Lynda Ware blogs new Cochrane evidence that vitamin D supplements may help reduce asthma attacks
As new Cochrane evidence is published on yoga for asthma, Julie Wood shares her experience of its benefits for her asthma control
Lynda Ware gives a helpful summary for clinicians of four Cochrane reviews on the effectiveness of LAMAs for asthma care
We look at the evidence for some common over-the-counter products