Journal article

Characteristics and treatment regimens across ERS SHARP severe asthma registries

Job JMH van Bragt, Ian M Adcock, Elisabeth HD Bel, Gert-Jan Braunstahl, Anneke ten Brinke, John Busby, Giorgio W Canonica, Hui Cao, Kian Fan Chung, Zsuzsanna Csoma, Barbro Dahlen, Elizabeth Davin, Susanne Hansen, Enrico Heffler, Ildiko Horvath, Stephanie Korn, Maxim Kots, Piotr Kuna, Namhee Kwon, Renaud Louis Show all

EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL | EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY SOC JOURNALS LTD | Published : 2020

Abstract

Little is known about the characteristics and treatments of patients with severe asthma across Europe, but both are likely to vary. This is the first study in the European Respiratory Society Severe Heterogeneous Asthma Research collaboration, Patient-centred (SHARP) Clinical Research Collaboration and it is designed to explore these variations. Therefore, we aimed to compare characteristics of patients in European severe asthma registries and treatments before starting biologicals.This was a cross-sectional retrospective analysis of aggregated data from 11 national severe asthma registries that joined SHARP with established patient databases.Analysis of data from 3236 patients showed many d..

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