Combination inhalers can cut lung function decline

Liddle, Rachel
May 2007
GP: General Practitioner;5/25/2007, p2
The article reports on the therapeutic benefits of a salmeterol/fluticasone propionate inhalers in treating chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. According to U.S. researchers that it can significantly reduce lung function decline. The study entitled "Towards a revolution in COPD health" suggests that treatment with combination inhaler slows the rate of lung function decline compared with placebo.


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