Assessment of inhaler technique and treatment compliance of hospitalized patients and outpatients in a university hospital

@inproceedings{en2006AssessmentOI,
  title={Assessment of inhaler technique and treatment compliance of hospitalized patients and outpatients in a university hospital},
  author={Elif Hilal Şen and Uğur G{\"o}n{\"u}ll{\"u} and Zuhal Ekici and Nazmiye Kurşun},
  year={2006}
}
1 Aim: The inhalation route is widely used for the treatment of obstructive lung diseases. It is considered that inadequate inhaler technique is the leading cause of therapy failure. This study was aimed to evaluate the parameters on adequate inhaler technique (IT) and treatment compliance of patients. Materials and Methods: A questionnaire was applied to 200 patients with obstructive lung disease (55 hospitalized and 145 outpatients) who were using inhaler devices in a chest diseases… CONTINUE READING

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