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Nandini asthma review

Video showing child demonstrating an allergic salute

After three months, Nandini attends the clinic for her asthma review. She was prescribed with an inhaled corticosteroid and short-acting bronchodilator. However, her condition has not improved, particularly at night. She is otherwise well. On general examination, you noted Nandini performs allergic salutes* and has a transverse nasal crease. Examination of the throat and lungs are normal.

*The video shows an example of an ‘allergic salute’

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Chronic Respiratory Diseases (CRD) in Primary Care Settings

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