BTS Adult Asthma Audit Report 2016

British Thoracic Society - BTS
British Thoracic Society (BTS)
Publication date:
28 September 2017


The 2016 British Thoracic Society Adult Asthma Audit was the largest to date including 171 hospitals (136 trusts) with data available for 4258 patients. The audit focused on hospital admissions with acute asthma, specifically looking at initial assessment, management and follow-up. The 2016 audit introduced additional questions, including on treatment in critical care in an attempt to capture practice in an area with little evidenced based information available.