TITLE

Comparison of terbutaline and placebo from a pressurised metered dose inhaler and a dry powder inhaler in a subgroup of patients with asthma

AUTHOR(S)
Selroos, O; Löfroos, A B; Pietinalho, A; Riska, H
PUB. DATE
December 1994
SOURCE
Thorax;Dec1994, Vol. 49 Issue 12, p1228
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66051876

 

Related Articles

  • Choosing the right inhaler for patients with asthma. Newell, Karen; Hume, Shenagh // Nursing Standard;10/11/2006, Vol. 21 Issue 5, p46 

    This article assesses the suitability of inhaler devices for patients with asthma according to their individual needs. Three main types of inhalers are discussed: pressurised metered dose inhalers, breath-actuated inhalers and dry powder inhalers. The advantages and disadvantages of these...

  • Targeting Drugs to the Airways by Different Inhalation Devices: Role of Deposition Characteristics. Lotvall, J.; Obyrne, P. // BioDrugs;1999, Vol. 12 Issue 4, p279 

    Inhalation therapy has greatly improved the treatment of asthma over the last decades. In recent years, inhalation technology has further optimised the local deposition of inhaled antiasthma drugs. Some studies have suggested improved clinical efficacy, and possibly tolerability, of drugs given...

  • How to match the optimal currently available inhaler device to an individual child with asthma or recurrent wheeze. van Aalderen, Wim M.; Garcia-Marcos, Luis; Gappa, Monika; Lenney, Warren; Pedersen, Søren; Dekhuijzen, Richard; Price, David // Primary Care Respiratory Society UK;1/8/2015, p1 

    Inhaled medications are the cornerstone of treatment in early childhood wheezing and paediatric asthma. A match between patient and device and a correct inhalation technique are crucial for good asthma control. The aim of this paper is to propose an inhaler strategy that will facilitate an...

  • Concurrent Use Of Metered Dose Inhalers Without Spacer And Dry Powder Inhalers By Asthmatic Children Adversely Affect Proper Inhalation Technique. Alotaibi, Saad; Hassan, Walid M.; Alhashimi, Hashim // Internet Journal of Pediatrics & Neonatology;2011, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p1 

    Asthma is a common chronic disease of children. A good control of symptoms will improve quality of patient life. Inhalation technique is an important aspect in the management of asthma. The better the inhalation technique the better the lung deposition of asthma therapy especially inhaled...

  • Examining evidence for asthma inhalers. Ram, Felix // New Zealand Doctor;9/21/2005, p26 

    Examines the effectiveness of inhaled therapy in the treatment of asthma. Disadvantages of metered-dose inhaler; Factors to consider in using dry powder inhalers; Result of a study on the efficacy of inhaler devices commissioned by Great Britain's National Health Service.

  • Aerosol Delivery: Proper Technique Ensures Optimal Outcomes. HANLON, PHYLLIS // RT: The Journal for Respiratory Care Practitioners;Oct2015, Vol. 28 Issue 10, p6 

    The article focuses on inhalers for relief of patients suffering from respiratory condition such as asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. It discusses the proper technique for using inhalers to achieve optimum relief including metered dose inhalers, dry powder inhalers and aerosol...

  • Assessment of the Acceptability of a New Salbutamol Multidose Dry Powder Inhaler (DPI) in Patients with Asthma. Morice, A.H.; Stradling, J.R.; Barnes, N.C. // Clinical Drug Investigation;2000, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p195 

    Introduction: Because of environmental concerns, the use of chlorofluorocarbons in pressurised metered dose inhalers (pMDI) is being phased out. Innovata Biomed Ltd has developed an alternative device, the Clickhaler, which is a multiple-dose dry powder inhaler (DPI). The present study compared...

  • Systematic review of clinical effectiveness of pressurised metered dose inhalers versus other hand held inhaler devices for delivering corticosteroids in asthma. Brocklebank, David; Wright, John; Cates, Christopher // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);10/20/2001, Vol. 323 Issue 7318, p896 

    Objective: To determine the clinical effectiveness of pressurised metered dose inhalers (with or without spacer) compared with other hand held inhaler devices for the delivery of corticosteroids in stable asthma. Design: Systematic review of randomised controlled trials. Data sources: Cochrane...

  • Dry-powder inhalers best for asthma adherence.  // Pulse;4/27/2011, Vol. 71 Issue 15, p6 

    The article reports on a medical study led by Dr. Angkana Roy which demonstrated that asthma patients using dry-powder inhalers are more likely to adhere to inhaled steroid therapy than those using metered-dose inhalers.

  • Efficacy and Safety of Budesonide and Formoterol in One Pressurised Metered-Dose Inhaler in Adults and Adolescents with Moderate to Severe Asthma. Noonan, Michael; Rosenwasser, Lanny J.; Martin, Paula; O'Brien, Christopher D.; O'Dowd, Liza // Drugs;2006, Vol. 66 Issue 17, p2235 

    Background: Inhaled corticosteroids (ICSs) are the preferred maintenance therapy for adults and children with mild, moderate and severe persistent asthma, with the addition of a long-acting β2-adrenoceptor agonist to ICS therapy recommended for patients with moderate or severe persistent...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sign out of this library

Other Topics