TITLE

Tiotropium mist inhaler increases mortality in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

AUTHOR(S)
Lipworth, Brian J.
PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
ACP Journal Club;10/18/2011, Vol. 155 Issue 4, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a study which investigated whether tiotropium delivered by mist inhaler increases mortality in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Data from MEDLINE, EMBASE/Excerpta Medica, Boehringer Ingelheim clinical trials register were analyzed. It was concluded that tiotropium delivered by mist inhaler increases mortality in patients with COPD.
ACCESSION #
69859254

 

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