Antileukotrienes, asthma pathogenesis and the pharmaceutical industry

O'Byrne, Paul M.
January 1999
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;1/26/99, Vol. 160 Issue 2, p209
Academic Journal
Editorial. Discusses antileukotrienes, asthma pathogenesis, and the pharmaceutical industry as of January 26, 1999. Suggestion that identifying a role for any mediator in asthma or another inflammatory disease depends on various types of evidence; The most compelling evidence of the importance of a particular mediator in asthma; Examples in asthma management of how the use of drugs has changed markedly over time.


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