Asthma - the most common cause of disability in chronic lung disease inchildren and accounts for 70% of the total number of children with disabilities due to chronic lung disease.
According to existing regulations in the country Documents disability is established in children with severe bronchial asthma.
Severe asthma leads to significant restrictions of life, reduced social activity of sick children - affects their quality of life. Frequent absences from school, the restriction of social and physical activity adversely affects a child's development.
When projected the possibility of complete or partial restoration of disturbed functions in severe asthma is assigned a disability at 2 years, followed by re-examination.
In hormone-dependent bronchial asthma due to the severity, for many years requires constant medication and monitoring, with the possibility of unfavorable prognosis, disability, immediately set up to the age of 16.
Disability means a need for social protection or assistance to the child. Temporary disability is a step in the rehabilitation and restoration of the social usefulness of using a mix of medical, educational, psychological interventions, with long-term assignment can provide full support to the social community.
Asthma, which began in childhood, is the cause of disability and the adult population. In 40-50% of adults with disabilities due to asthma disease began in childhood.
Rehabilitation effects should begin as soon as possible. In addition to solving the issues of medical observation, close attention should be paid to the solution of social and psychological problems of children with bronchial asthma.