Inhalation device options for the management of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

@article{DePietro2018InhalationDO,
  title={Inhalation device options for the management of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease},
  author={M. DePietro and Ileen Gilbert and L. Millette and Michael Riebe},
  journal={Postgraduate Medicine},
  year={2018},
  volume={130},
  pages={83 - 97}
}
  • M. DePietro, Ileen Gilbert, +1 author Michael Riebe
  • Published 2018
  • Medicine
  • Postgraduate Medicine
  • ABSTRACT Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is characterized by chronic respiratory symptoms and airflow limitation, resulting from abnormalities in the airway and/or damage to the alveoli. Primary care physicians manage the healthcare of a large proportion of patients with COPD. In addition to determining the most appropriate medication regimen, which usually includes inhaled bronchodilators with or without inhaled corticosteroids, physicians are charged with optimizing inhalation… CONTINUE READING
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