Assessing small airways dysfunction in asthma, asthma remission and healthy controls using particles in exhaled air

Orestes A Carpaij, Susan Muiser, Alex J Bell, Huib A M Kerstjens, Craig J Galban, Aleksa B Fortuna, Salman Siddiqui, Anna-Carin Olin, Martijn C Nawijn, Maarten van den Berge

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Abstract

PExA mass can distinguish asthmatics from healthy individuals. Subjects with complete, but not clinical, asthma remission exhale more PExA mass compared to asthma. Higher PExA mass was associated with better function of both the small and large airways. http://bit.ly/2znHABg.

Original languageEnglish
Article number202
Number of pages5
JournalERJ Open Research
Volume5
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1-Oct-2019

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