These easy-to-read guides are perfect for patients, caregivers, educators, and health care professionals. Step-by-step tip sheets provide instructions for proper use and cleaning of common asthma devices, including dry powder inhalers, metered-dose inhalers with spacers, nebulizers, and peak flow meters. Additionally, an informative guide to asthma triggers describes ways to reduce exposure to triggers, including indoor and outdoor allergens and irritants. These resources are printable and patient-friendly, which makes them an essential addition to any asthma resource library.
Availability: PDF (3.1 MB) (Information about file types)
Format: NHLBI produced publications: 8.5 in. X 11 in.
Page Count: 10 pages
Audience: General Public/Patients
Date of Publication: 2013