Resources for Patients with Asthma

FAM has created a variety of handouts and recommended a variety of helpful links for patients with asthma and/or their caregivers.

Asthma Handouts – The Key to Control

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The Key to Control EnglishSpanish
The Full Key to Control – All Handouts
 
The Basics of Asthma EnglishSpanish
What is asthma?
Symptoms of Asthma
Medications used to Treat Asthma
 
Asthma Management Tools EnglishSpanish
Asthma Management Plan
Using a Peak Flow Meter
Keeping an Asthma Diary
 
Asthma Triggers EnglishSpanish
Overview of Asthma Triggers
Smudging and Asthma
 
Green Cleaning
What's in a Cleaner?
 
Medication Delivery Devices EnglishSpanish
How to Use a Diskus ®
How to Use a Flexhaler ®
How to Use an Inhaler
How to Use an Inhaler with Spacer
How to Use an Inhaler with Spacer and Mask
How to Use a Nebulizer with a Mask
How to Use a Nebulizer with a Mouthpiece
How to Use a Twisthaler ®
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Partner Agencies
Allergy, Asthma & Sinus Center Go to Site
Allergy, Research and Care  
Hayat Pharmacies Go to Site
Managed Health Services Go to Site
Medical College of Wisconsin Go to Site
Milwaukee Public Schools Go to Site
Novartis Go to Site
Skywalk Pharmacy Go to Site
 
National & International Resources
American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology Go to Site
American Lung Association Go to Site
Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America Go to Site
Centers for Disease Control: Asthma Go to Site
Global Initiative for Asthma Go to Site
National Asthma Educator Certification Board Go to Site
NIH National Asthma Education Prevention Program Go to Site
World Asthma Foundation Go to Site
 
Environmental Resources
Clean Air Council Go to Site
Clear Gains (WI Smoke Free Housing) Go to Site
National Environmental Health Association Go to Site
The US Environmental Protection Agency Go to Site
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Go to Site
 
Local Resources
Wisconsin Asthma Coalition Go to Site
Wisconsin Department of Health Services Go to Site
 
Links to Tools
Asthma Control Test Go to Site
Test for Respiratory and Asthma Control in Kids Go to Site
Wisconsin Burden of Asthma Report Go to Site