High prevalence of hookah smoking among secondary school students in a disadvantaged community in Johannesburg

@article{Combrink2010HighPO,
  title={High prevalence of hookah smoking among secondary school students in a disadvantaged community in Johannesburg},
  author={Andries Johannes Combrink and Nigel Irwin and G Laudin and Kogileum Naidoo and Sophie E Plagerson and Angela Mathee},
  journal={South African medical journal = Suid-Afrikaanse tydskrif vir geneeskunde},
  year={2010},
  volume={100 5},
  pages={
          297-9
        }
}
The daily dose of budesonide used in our cases varied from 200 μg to 1 200 μg. Adherence to medication was assessed by verbal report and medication demonstration by the caregiver. In case 2 the child was given medication by a trained nurse in a children’s home and medication was boarded for us to review. Dosing of inhaled budesonide in children with obstructive lung disease is based on clinical response to treatment. Recommended dosing ranges from a low dose of 100 200 μg/d to higher doses of… CONTINUE READING
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