An Official American Thoracic Society Clinical Practice Guideline: Exercise-induced Bronchoconstriction


Exercise-induced bronchoconstriction (EIB) describes acute airway narrowing that occurs as a result of exercise. EIB occurs in a substantial proportion of patients with asthma, but may also occur in individuals without known asthma.

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Jonathan P. Parsons, Teal S. Hallstrand, John G. Mastronarde, David A. Kaminsky, Kenneth W. Rundell, James H. Hull, William W. Storms, John M. Weiler, Fern M. Cheek, Kevin C. Wilson, Sandra D. Anderson on behalf of the American Thoracic Society Subcommittee on Exercise-induced Bronchoconstriction. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine Vol. 187, No. 9 (2013), pp. 1016-1027.