Term: Asthma Care: Controller Medication Use

Glossary Definition

Last Updated: 2020-05-19


This indicator measures the percent of residents who require the use of acute asthma medication (e.g., beta 2-agonists) and who also have a prescription for long acting anti-inflammatory medication.

See the Asthma Care Controlled by Medication Use concept for more detailed information, including the ATC codes for the medications involved.

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