This book is the latest release in a series of children's books on asthma by Charlotte L. Casterline, M.D. , board-certified allergist and Fellow of the Academy of Allergy. The book's emphasis is on the acute asthma attack, a frightening and often misunderstood event. Identification of trigger factors and an outline of proper medical treatment is presented in a richly illustrated easy-to-read text. Great for any child who has experienced an acute asthmatic attack and for any parent who is attempting to prevent such episodes.
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THE ASTHMA ATTACK is the story of a young boy named Pete and his inseparable friend, Bo B. Bear, as they learn about asthma. This book will truly be an asset to emergency rooms, schools, libraries, doctors' offices, asthma clinics and families who are seeking to understand those children who are living with asthma on a daily basis.Excerpt. © Reprinted by permission. All rights reserved.:
"The nurse is giving Pete a mist medicine which he inhales through a machine. The doctor also has given Pete some medicine which he must take at home for a few days. It has been a couple of hours since we arrived at the Emergency Room. All the special treatment has really helped. Pete is breathing normally again....
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Book Description Info-All Book Co. Mass Market Paperback. Book Condition: VERY GOOD. Light rubbing wear to cover, spine and page edges. Very minimal writing or notations in margins not affecting the text. Possible clean ex-library copy, with their stickers and or stamp(s). Bookseller Inventory # 2821697868