The prevalence of bronchial asthma in polish children is almost 10%. Although diagnostic guidelines are widely available and well published surveys have identified a significant underdiagnosis of pediatric asthma affects 40-70%. However, some authors suggest overdiagnosis of asthma, particularly in children under 6 years old, when asthma cannot be diagnosed reliably.
keywords: astma u dzieci, trafność rozpoznania, asthma, children, diagnostic accuracy
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