Is Your Asthma Controlled?

July 31, 2009 April 26, 2018

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In the past 4 weeks, how much of the time did your asthma stop you from getting much done at work, at school or at home?
  1. 1 None of the time
  2. 2 A little of the time
  3. 3 Some of the time
  4. 4 Most of the time
  5. 5 All of the time

Your Results

  • Low
  • Medium
  • High
  • 1

    Well controlled

    You may have adequate to good control of your asthma but may still want to see your doctor to make minor improvements.

  • 6

    Less controlled

    You may have a small amount of control over your asthma but could make major improvements with the help of your doctor.

  • 11

    Uncontrolled

    You may have serious difficulties controlling your asthma. See your doctor immediately to prevent further emergencies.

  1. 1

    In the past 4 weeks, how much of the time did your asthma stop you from getting much done at work, at school or at home?

    Correct Answer: All of the time

  2. 2

    During the past 4 weeks, how often have you had shortness of breath?

    Correct Answer: More than once a day

  3. 3

    During the past 4 weeks, how often have you used your bronchodilator (which is sometimes called a "rescue inhaler") or a nebulizer?

    Correct Answer: 3 or more times a day

  4. 4

    How would you rate your asthma control during the past 4 weeks?

    Correct Answer: Completely uncontrolled

  5. 5

    During the past 4 weeks, how often did your asthma symptoms wake you up at night or earlier than usual in the morning?

    Correct Answer: 4 or more nights a week