VA/DoD Clinical Practice Guidelines
The Primary Care Management of Asthma (2019)
The guideline describes the critical decision points in the Management of Asthma and provides clear and comprehensive evidence based recommendations incorporating current information and practices for practitioners throughout the DoD and VA Health Care systems. The guideline is intended to improve patient outcomes and local management of patients with Asthma.
Disclaimer: This Clinical Practice Guideline is intended for use only as a tool to assist a clinician/healthcare professional and should not be used to replace clinical judgment.
The Guideline is formatted as three clinical algorithms and 22 evidence-based recommendations.
Module A - Assessment and Diagnosis of Asthma
Module B - Initiation of Therapy
Module C - Follow-up