Changing trends in the treatment of asthma in a tertiary Canadian pediatric hospital.

@article{Scolnik1993ChangingTI,
  title={Changing trends in the treatment of asthma in a tertiary Canadian pediatric hospital.},
  author={Dennis Scolnik and Susanne Graf and Gideon Koren},
  journal={The Journal of asthma : official journal of the Association for the Care of Asthma},
  year={1993},
  volume={30 4},
  pages={277-83}
}
During the last few years there has been a major change in the perception of childhood asthma management, with more focus on the anti-inflammatory aspects of therapy, the use of inhaled ipratroprium bromide, and decreased home usage of theophylline. Our clinical impression that the management of asthma at our institution has altered in response to these… CONTINUE READING