Status Asthmaticus Nursing Management & Interventions
Jan 09, 2014 · Definition. Status asthmaticus is severe and persistent asthma that does not respond to conventional therapy; attacks can occur with little or no warning and can progress rapidly to asphyxiation. Infection , anxiety, nebulizer abuse, dehydration, increased adrenergic blockage, and nonspecific irritants may contribute to these episodes.
DA: 24 PA: 25 MOZ Rank: 2