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Budesonide/formoterol in a single inhaler for maintenance and relief in mild-to-moderate asthma: a randomized, double-blind trial.
STUDY OBJECTIVE To compare a novel asthma management strategy--budesonide/formoterol in a single inhaler for both maintenance therapy and symptom relief--with a higher dose of budesonide plusExpand
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[Diagnosis and treatment of tuberculosis in children--an updated review of an old problem].
OBJECTIVE Tuberculosis is still one of the most severe chronic diseases, especially in the world's poorest regions. Developing countries still have to face serious problems related to this endemicExpand
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An Analysis of 332 Fatalities Infected with Pandemic 2009 Influenza A (H1N1) in Argentina
Background The apparent high number of deaths in Argentina during the 2009 pandemic led to concern that the influenza A H1N1pdm disease was different there. We report the characteristics and riskExpand
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Single inhaler Therapy with budesonide/formoterol provides superior asthma control compared with fixed dosing with budesonide plus terbutaline as needed
Abstract Rationale Single inhaler Therapy with budesonide/formoterol allows patients with asthma to take a once-daily (qd) base dose plus additional inhalations as needed. This study compared SingleExpand
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[Poorly controlled asthma: diagnosis and therapeutics in children and adolescents].
Asthma is one of the most common chronic diseases in children. While most children with asthma respond to low doses of inhaled corticosteroids and /or leukotriene receptor antagonists, some of themExpand
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Indicaciones quirúrgicas de las bronquiectasias en niños
Sobre un total de 24 pacientes con diagnostico de bronquiectasias en el Servicio de Neumonologia del Hospital de Clinicas "Jose de San Martin" entre 1987 y 1994, 9 fueron sometidos a tratamientoExpand
Exacerbations after stepping down medication in children with well-controlled asthma: predictive value of spirometry and nitrite/nitrate concentration and pH in exhaled breath condensate
Introduction: The goal in asthma therapy is to achieve control and reduce risk of exacerbations with the lowest treatment. GINA guidelines suggest step down medication when control and lung functionExpand
Il-6 levels in exhaled breath condensate (EBC) of children with moderate well-controlled asthma stepping down inhaled corticosteroids
Introduction: IL-6 is a cytokine related to inflammation and remodeling. Increased serum levels have been reported in asthma and related to severity. Respiratory epithelium produces IL-6; someExpand
Diagnosis and treatment of tuberculosis in children
Objective: tuberculosis is still one of the most severe chronic diseases, especially in the world’s poorest regions. Developing countries still have to face serious problems related to this endemicExpand