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Reviews of One Minute Asthma

Since the first edition of One Minute Asthma was published in 1991, it has been reviewed, mentioned or listed in these major publications:

Advance for Nurse Practitioners
Advance for Respiratory Care Practitioners
American Druggist
American J. of Managed Care
Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology
Contemporary Pediatrics
HMO Practice
J. Allergy & Clinical Immunology
J. American Medical Association
J. of Respiratory Diseases
Managed Care Quarterly
Mayo Clinic Proceedings
New England J. of Medicine
Respiratory Care

Professinal Books
Asthma: The Disease State Management Resource
Chronic Disease Management
Drug Topics
Red Book
1997 NHLBI Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Management of Asthma
Pediatric Asthma

Popular Books & Magazines
Allergies and Asthma for Dummies
Guide to Your Child's Allergies and Asthma
The Asthma Self-Help Book

Child Life
Consumer's Digest
Good Housekeeping
Woman's Day

Excerpts from three review follow.

You can find the full text of these reviews online. Query any search engine for the name of the journal. Once you find the journal, search it's archives for the date, volume, issue and page number.

"One Minute Asthma: What You Need to Know, a soft-cover pocket guide, is the perfect educational tool for asthma patients and those who care for them.
...It contains pertinent information in a concise format with accompanying illustrations and easy-to-follow instructions on the utility of asthma action plans, peak flow measurements and the multitude of medications and delivery devices. "

Advance for Respiratory Care Practitioners, September 2008
Vol. 21 • Issue 19 • Page 29

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“One Minute Asthma: What You Need to Know has much to offer both adult and pediatric patients as well as their families. I also recommend it as a valuable information and teaching resource for physicians who care for patients with asthma."

Journal of the American Osteopathic Association, April 2006
Vol. 166 • No 4 • Page 192

"Intended to complement the basic education provided by physicians, it provides patients quick access to the essence of the most important aspects of asthma care. It spans the scope of asthma care: the basics, asthma medications, home monitoring and treatment plan, devices important to people with asthma, and additional resources about asthma. Each topic is covered on one page and each page requires about one minute to read, hence the title."

Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology, February 2001
Vol. 86 • Page 244

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One Minute Asthma: What You Need to Know
8th edition revised. 80 pages, 2011
Thomas F. Plaut, M.D.

Print edition, 5,000 copy minimum, $1.50 each
ISBN 978-0-914625-32-2

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