Eliminating asthma disparities: Is there evidence of progress?

Ruchi S. Gupta, Elizabeth E. Springston, Kevin B. Weiss

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Approaches in basic, clinical, and translational asthma research must be modified to account for the social construct of race and to detangle complex interactions of contributing factors at and across the individual and community level. However, there are a number of obvious opportunities to dramatically reduce asthma disparities at hand.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)72-78
Number of pages7
JournalCurrent opinion in pulmonary medicine
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 2009


  • Asthma
  • Development
  • Disparities
  • Outcomes
  • Progression

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine


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