This resource store is available to health professionals, for the ordering of patient and health professional resources. Please ensure that you state your healthcare practice name / hospital in your address details. The Asthma and Respiratory Foundation track the volume and spread of resources for grant funding and audit purposes.
Asthma Action Plans may be based on symptoms with or without peak flow measurements. They comprise of either 3 or 4 stages depending on patient and health professionals preference. In the 4 stage plan there is an extra step giving patients the option of increasing the dose of ICS (inhaled corticosteriod). The AIR (Anti-inflammatory Reliever Therapy) plan uses the combination budesonide/formoterol inhaler taken as-needed to relieve symptoms: +/- maintenance budesonide/formoterol.