Laksana, M. Aria and Berawi, Khairun Nisa (2015) Factors - Factors Influencing the Incidence of Genesis Shortness of Breath Bronchial Asthma Sufferers. MAJORITY, 4 (9). pp. 64-68. ISSN 2337 3776

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Abstract Bronchial asthma is a chronic inflammatory disorder of the airways that involves many cells and cellular elements. Until now, the death is caused by an asthma attack such as shortness of breath, wheezing, and others. According to World Health Organization (WHO), in 2008 there were 300 million people suffer from asthma and 225 thousand people die from asthma worldwide. The prevalence of asthma worldwide is equal to 8-10% of children and 3-5% in adults. In 2007, Riset Kesehatan Dasar (Riskesda) notes the prevalence of asthma is not known with certainty, but an estimated 5-7% of the Indonesian population suffer from asthma. Due to the high attack rate is causing a lot of research directed research on risk factors for asthma. Genetic and environmental factors has been known to affect the onset of symptoms and risk factors for asthma. There are various other factors that influence the prevalence of this disease include age, gender, race, socio - economic and environmental factors. These factors affect the rate of occurrence of asthma attacks, the degree of asthma and deaths caused asthma. Keywords: Asthma, wheezing, shortness of breath

Item Type: Article
Subjects: R Medicine > RB Pathology
Divisions: Fakultas Kedokteran (FK) > Prodi Pendidikan Dokter
Date Deposited: 22 Jul 2016 03:39
Last Modified: 22 Jul 2016 03:39

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