Achieving and maintaining asthma control requires providing appropriate medication, addressing environmental factors that cause worsening symptoms, helping patients learn self- management skills, and monitoring over the long term to assess control and adjust therapy accordingly.
The 2019 update of the Global Strategy for Asthma Management and Prevention incorporates new scientific information about asthma based on a review of recent scientific literature by an international panel of experts on the GINA Science Committee.
•Pocket Guide for asthma management and prevention for adults and children older than 5 years (updated 2020). Summary for primary health care providers, to be used in conjunction with the main GINA report. •Difficult-to-treat and severe asthma in adolescent and adult patients. Diagnosis and Management.