For your Severe Asthma patients, let's give them another choice
Bronchial Thermoplasty (BT): outpatient procedure proven to last for at least 5 years for patients with Severe Asthma1
Bronchial Thermoplasty Works To Reduce Severe Exacerbations
Who is BT for?
Many patients' lives are interrupted by asthma exacerbations, despite being prescribed a maximum medication regimen. These patients may try to avoid exacerbations by modifying their daily activities—even those that they enjoy.
Patients experienced a significant improvement in asthma-related quality of life as a result of BT (79% responder rate).2
Asthma experts recommend considering BT before maintenance oral corticosteroids 3
Partner with a BT physician for your patients with Severe Asthma
With hundreds of BT physicians worldwide, chances are there's a BT-Certified pulmonologist near you.
Bronchial Thermoplasty is performed throughout the world by BT-Certified pulmonologists who undergo a rigorous training and qualification process.
- Wechsler M et al. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2013 Dec;132(6):1295-302.
- Castro M et al. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2010 Jan 15;181(2):116-24.
- Adapted from the Global Strategy for Asthma Management and Prevention, Global Initiative for Asthma (GINA) 2014. Available from: https://www.ginasthma.org/.