Is the MDI doomed to extinction?

@article{Epstein1993IsTM,
  title={Is the MDI doomed to extinction?},
  author={S. W. Epstein},
  journal={Chest},
  year={1993},
  volume={103 5},
  pages={
          1313
        }
}
I s the very successful brainchild of a 9-year-old asthmatic patientt doomed to extinction? In 1956,2 the chiorofluorocarbon (CFC)-propelled metered dose inhaler (MDI) was introduced to the world as a result of a suggestion from this young child. The growth in sales of M DIs, for the purpose of administering drugs directly to the upper and lower airways, has been impressive. Currently, the MDI is used in vast quantities around the world to deliver various drugs to the airways. It is a most… Expand
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