Part 2: diagnosis of occupational asthma

In the second in a series of articles on asthma at work Lisa Bradshaw and Chris Barber give practical and evidence-based guidance on diagnosing occupational asthma.

The contents of this article reflect the views of the authors alone and not necessarily those of Health and Safety Executive (HSE) policy.

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Asthma at work, part 2

Dr Lisa Bradshaw is a clinical nurse specialist respiratory medicine at Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and senior research nurse at the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) Centre for Workplace Health in Buxton.

Dr Chris Barber is a consultant respiratory physician at Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, and is senior medical adviser at the HSE Centre for Workplace Health