Frequent administration by inhalation of salbutamol and ipratropium bromide in the initial management of severe acute asthma in children.

@article{Reisman1988FrequentAB,
  title={Frequent administration by inhalation of salbutamol and ipratropium bromide in the initial management of severe acute asthma in children.},
  author={Joseph J Reisman and M Galdes-Sebalt and Farouk Kazim and Gerard J Canny and Henry Levison},
  journal={The Journal of allergy and clinical immunology},
  year={1988},
  volume={81 1},
  pages={16-20}
}
A study was performed to compare the efficacy and safety of two therapeutic regimens for the treatment of children presenting to the emergency department with acute asthma. A regimen of inhaled salbutamol alone was compared to inhaled salbutamol combined with ipratropium bromide. Twenty-five children ranging in age from 5 to 15 years were enrolled in the… CONTINUE READING