TITLE

Asthma care U-turn as GPs told to stop up steroid dose

PUB. DATE
February 2003
SOURCE
Pulse;2/3/2003, Vol. 63 Issue 5, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the recommendations given to general practitioners to reduce the inhaled steroid dose given to asthmatic patients in Great Britain. Guidelines for selecting the proper dosage of inhaled steroids given to patients; Comment of physician David Bellamy on the issue; Efforts of BTS and the Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network to make the guidelines. INSET: New BTS/SIGN national asthma guidelines.
ACCESSION #
9114766

 

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