Tools and Resources for Pulmonology/Asthma
Links & Resources
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
The CDC works to understand the epidemiology of asthma to effectively target interventions and inform best clinical practices. Offers basic information and research about asthma.
American Partnership for Eosinophilic Disorders (Apfed)
Provides information about eosinophilic asthma including causes, symptoms, and treatment options. Additional educational tools are available including handouts and educational videos specific to managing eosinophilic asthma.
Food Allergy Research & Education (FARE)
Provides an extensive amount of information related to understanding and managing food allergies. Resources are also available to help educate patients and care providers.
American Lung Association
The American Lung Association provides patient-friendly information about asthma including symptoms, causes, risk factors, diagnosis and treatment options. Additional tools include patient resource downloads and patient video series.
Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America
The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America offers information related to understanding a diagnosis and how to manage asthma. The website also has a free online interactive program available for adults on how to improve asthma care. Additional information is available related to research on asthma, how to become involved in asthma advocacy and community support information for both patients and caregivers.