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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Wuestenfeld, Jan C; Wolfarth, Bernd 
Title:
Special considerations for adolescent athletic and asthmatic patients. 
Abstract:
Asthma is defined as a chronic inflammatory disorder of the airways with bronchial hyperresponsiveness and variable bronchoconstriction, and is one of the most common diseases in childhood and adolescence. Exercise-induced asthma-like symptoms and asthma are also frequently seen in highly trained athletes. Exercise-induced asthma (EIA) and exercise-induced bronchoconstriction (EIB) are found in 8%-10% of healthy school-aged children and in 35% of children with asthma. Highly increased ventilatio...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Open Access J Sports Med 
Year:
2013 
Journal volume:
Pages contribution:
1-7 
Language:
eng 
TUM Institution:
Lehrstuhl und Poliklinik für präventive und rehabilitative Sportmedizin