Be Prepared With Answers About the New Asthma Guidelines

New Canadian asthma guidelines will emphasize starting an inhaled daily corticosteroid earlier in patients with very mild or mild asthma.

It's because the threshold for "poor asthma control" is now lower.

For example, patients with daytime symptoms more than 2 days per week...or using more than 2 doses per week of a PRN reliever (salbutamol, etc)...are now considered to have poor asthma control.

Get concise advice on drug therapy, plus unlimited access to CE

Pharmacist's Letter Canada includes:

  • 12 issues every year, with brief articles about new meds and hot topics
  • 300+ CE courses, including the popular CE-in-the-Letter
  • Quick reference drug comparison charts
  • Access to the entire archive

Already a subscriber? Log in

Volume pricing available. Get quote