Respiratory Diseases

List of objectives in this topic area:

  • RD-1.1: Asthma death rate, under age 35
  • RD-1.2: Asthma death rate, age 35 to 64
  • RD-1.3: Asthma death rate, age 65+
  • RD-2.1: Asthma hospitalization rate, under age 5
  • RD-2.2: Asthma hospitalization rate, age 5 to 64
  • RD-2.3: Asthma hospitalization rate, age 65+
  • RD-6: Percent of adults with asthma who receive formal patient education
  • RD-7.1: Percent of adults with asthma who receive written asthma management plans from their health care provider
  • RD-7.3: Percent of adults with asthma professionally taught how to handle an asthma attack
  • RD-7.5: Percent of adults with asthma advised to make life changes to reduce sensitive irritant or allergen exposure
  • RD-8: State has an asthma surveillance system
  • RD-10: Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) death rate, age 45+