The Challenge of Asthma in Minority Populations
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- Leong, A.B., Ramsey, C.D. & Celedón, J.C. Clinic Rev Allerg Immunol (2012) 43: 156. doi:10.1007/s12016-011-8263-1
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The burden and disparity of asthma in race/ethnic minorities present a significant challenge. In this review, we will evaluate data on asthma epidemiology in minorities, examine potential reasons for asthma disparities, and discuss strategies of intervention and culturally sensitive care.