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Asthma

10 Signs of a Great Asthma Doctor

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Goes beyond asking questions


Orders a pulmonary function test (PFT)


Stresses importance of carrying a rescue inhaler


Explains the correct use of inhalers


Works with you to create an asthma action plan


Gives you a peak flow meter


Makes sure you know the difference between quick-relief and controller meds


Explains new medications and side effects


Refers you to an allergy specialist


Is open-minded


Allison Tsai

Allison Tsai

Allison wrote for HealthCentral as an editor and producer for Allergy, Asthma, Cold & Flu, COPD, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Skin Care, Skin Cancer, and Sleep Disorders.