Treating Asthma in Older Women

Treating Asthma in Older Women

0.5 hours | ACCME, ANCC

Among older individuals, women are significantly more likely than men to report having asthma and also have a 30% higher asthma-related mortality rate. In addition, women are nearly twice as likely to visit the emergency department for asthma when compared with men. Older women have been shown to have the highest hospitalization rates among all people with asthma. However, little is known regarding why older women are more likely to suffer from the adverse events of asthma.

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