Severe Asthma

What is Severe Asthma?

Severe asthma is asthma that, despite all that you do:

  • It requires high-dose inhaled corticosteroids plus long-acting beta2-agonists and/or additional controller medication or
  • It requires oral corticosteroids to prevent it from becoming uncontrolled or remains uncontrolled despite therapy.

Assessment Tools

Infographics and Animated Patient Guides



Pre-Visit Checklist and Information

Follow-up Visit

Asthma Action Plan

Special acknowledgement: Thank you to Don Bukstein, MD, for use of forms from his practice and for sharing his expertise.

Webinars and Learning Modules

The Asthma Yardstick: What it Means to Practitioners and Patients — Dr. Bradley Chipps and Allergy and Asthma Network’s Tonya Winders

Sourced from GAAPP Member Organization Allergy and Asthma Network