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More Information and References for Asthma - Current Asthma - Adults (18+)

References and Community Resources

'''References:''' 1. U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System. Chronic health indicators: asthma, 2015. [https://nccd.cdc.gov/BRFSSPrevalence/rdPage.aspx?rdReport=DPH_BRFSS.ExploreByLocation&rdProcessAction=&SaveFileGenerated=1&irbLocationType=States&islLocation=99&islClass=CLASS03&islTopic=Topic06&islYear=2015&hidLocationType=States&hidLocation=99&hidClass=CLASS03&hidTopic=Topic06&hidTopicName=Asthma&hidYear=2015&irbShowFootnotes=Show&iclIndicators_rdExpandedCollapsedHistory=&iclIndicators=_CASTHM1%2c_LTASTH1&hidPreviouslySelectedIndicators=&DashboardColumnCount=2&rdShowElementHistory=&go=GO&rdScrollX=0&rdScrollY=0&rdRnd=5760]. Accessed December 15, 2016. 2. Kochanek KD, Murphy SL, Xu J, Tejada-Vera B. Deaths: final data for 2014. [https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/nvsr/nvsr65/nvsr65_04.pdf]. Published June 30, 2016. Accessed December 15, 2016. 3. U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Asthma control: improving quality of life, and reducing deaths and costs. [http://www.cdc.gov/asthma/aag/2010/overview.html]. Updated May 24, 2010. Accessed December 15, 2016. 4. U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). FastStats - asthma. [https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/fastats/asthma.htm]. Updated October 6, 2016. Accessed December 15, 2016. 5. Alaska Asthma Coalition. Alaska asthma plan. [http://asthmainalaska.org/media/AK-Asthma-Plan-Update-2013-Final.pdf]. Published 2013. Accessed December 16, 2016. 6. Gessner B, Utermohle CJ. Asthma in Alaska: 2006 report.[http://dhss.alaska.gov/Documents/Publications/asthmaInAlaska.PDF]. Published 2006. Accessed December 16, 2016. '''Resources:''' CDC - Asthma. [https://www.cdc.gov/asthma/default.htm]. CDC's National Asthma Control Program. An Investment in America's Health. 2013. [https://www.cdc.gov/asthma/pdfs/investment_americas_health.pdf]. Alaska Asthma Plan 2013 Update. [http://asthmainalaska.org/media/AK-Asthma-Plan-Update-2013-Final.pdf]. Asthma in Alaska. [http://www.asthmainalaska.org/index.php]. Asthma Data Improvement Recommendations Final Report 2013. [http://asthmainalaska.org/media/Asthma-Data-Improvement-Recommendations.pdf]. American Lung Association in Alaska. [http://www.lung.org/associations/states/alaska/local-programs/asthma/]. Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America, Alaska Chapter. [http://www.aafaalaska.com/asthma-allergy-info.php]. Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Management of Asthma (EPR-3). [https://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health-pro/guidelines/current/asthma-guidelines]. Guidelines Implementation Panel Report for Expert Panel Report 3 - Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Management of Asthma. [https://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health-pro/guidelines/current/asthma-guidelines/implementation-panel-report-3]. National Asthma Control Initiative. [https://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health-pro/resources/lung/naci/discover/index.htm].

More Resources and Links

Alaska and national goals may be found at the following sites:

Alaska health promotion resources may be found at the following site:

Evidence-based community health improvement ideas and interventions may be found at the following sites:

Maps of health indicators for various subdivisions of Alaska may be found at the following site:

Additional indicator data by state and county may be found on these Websites:

Medical literature can be queried at the PubMed website.

For an on-line medical dictionary, click on this Dictionary link.

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Content updated: Thu, 21 Sep 2017 10:11:27 AKDT