Efficacy of salmeterol xinafoate in the treatment of COPD.

  title={Efficacy of salmeterol xinafoate in the treatment of COPD.},
  author={Donald A. Mahler and James F. Donohue and Robert A. Barbee and Michael David Goldman and Nicholas J. Gross and Michael E. Wisniewski and Steven W. Yancey and B A Zakes and Kathleen A Rickard and Wayne H Anderson},
  volume={115 4},
STUDY OBJECTIVES To examine and compare the efficacy and safety of salmeterol xinafoate, a long-acting inhaled beta2-adrenergic agonist, with inhaled ipratropium bromide and inhaled placebo in patients with COPD. DESIGN A stratified, randomized, double-blind, double-dummy, placebo-controlled, parallel group clinical trial. SETTING Multiple sites at clinics and university medical centers throughout the United States. PATIENTS Four hundred eleven symptomatic patients with COPD with FEV1… CONTINUE READING
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