Although the manufacturers of pressurized aerosol bronchodilators issue instructions for using the inhalers, little or no experimental verification exists. Furthermore,... View Article
Sixty hospitalised children with asthma aged 1-5 years were randomised to spacer or nebuliser. A clinical score was measured at... View Article
The efficacy of terbutaline inhaled from different aerosol systems was studied in 13 adult asthmatics. Terbutaline 1 mg was delivered... View Article
Oropharyngeal candidiasis in patients treated with beclomethasone dipropionate delivered by metered-dose inhaler alone and with Aerochamber.
We compared the incidence of Candida infection, Candida colonization, and reduction in oral prednisone dose in patients with asthma treated... View Article
Evaluation of a reservoir device for metered-dose bronchodilator delivery to intubated adults. An in vitro study.
We investigated the use of a reservoir device for delivery of a MDI bronchodilator aerosol using a lung model of... View Article
The bronchodilator response to metaproterenol sulfate delivered by metered-dose inhaler (MDI) with a spacer device (Aerochamber) and by jet nebulizer... View Article
LEVALBUTEROL 1 ML (0.42 MG) Q8H DOSING USING THE AEROECLIPSE BREATH-ACTUATED NEBULIZER IN A COPD INPATIENT POPULATION
PURPOSE: In order to maximize therapist time, an auto-conversion from Levalbuterol (Lev) 1.5 ml (0.63 mg) Q8h to Lev 1... View Article
INTRODUCTION: Design differences among pneumatically powered, small-volume nebulizers affect drug disposition (percentage of the dose delivered to the patient, lost... View Article
Comparison of albuterol delivered by a metered dose inhaler with spacer versus a nebulizer in children with mild acute asthma.
OBJECTIVE: In children with mild acute asthma, to compare treatment with a single dose of albuterol delivered by a metered... View Article
The effects of changes in metered volume and propellant vapour pressure on the deposition of pressurized inhalation aerosols
The effects of changes in metered volume and propellant vapour pressure on the deposition of a pressurized inhalation aerosol have... View Article