How Testing Your Airway Hyper-reactivity Can Determine If you Have Asthma

Airway hyperresponsiveness describes your airway hyper activity when being tested for asthma through means such as the mannitol challenge. It’s a characteristic feature of asthma and consists of an increased sensitivity of the airways to an inhaled constrictor agonist, a steeper slope of the dose-response curve, and a greater maximal response to the agonist. Smooth […]