Mission and Objectives
Global Chest Initiatives is established to improve the quality of life, education, treatment programs as well as the infrastructure mainly in the developing countries, for patients suffering from lung and cardiac problems.
Bronchial asthma is a worldwide problem affecting millions of individuals, both adults and children. It is the most common cause of chronic childhood disease and causes a very high degree of morbidity, loss of man-hours and school hours, and loss of millions of dollars as a whole. Several thousands of people die due to asthma each year, and the morbidity due to asthma worldwide has been steadily increasing for the past decade. There are several reasons for this rise in mortality.