Use of asthma control indicators in measuring inhaled corticosteroid effectiveness in asthmatic smokers: a systematic review

@article{Hayes2015UseOA,
  title={Use of asthma control indicators in measuring inhaled corticosteroid effectiveness in asthmatic smokers: a systematic review},
  author={Claire E. Hayes and Henry Nuss and Tung-Sung Tseng and Sarah Moody-Thomas},
  journal={Journal of Asthma},
  year={2015},
  volume={52},
  pages={1005 - 996}
}
Abstract Objective: The objective of this review is to explore how current research measures the effectiveness of inhaled corticosteroids (ICS) in smokers with asthma. Data sources: PubMed, CINAHL and PsycINFO databases were searched for combinations of terms relating to asthma, tobacco use and ICS effectiveness. Study selections: The search was limited to articles published between 2004 and 2015, in English language. Studies met inclusion criteria if reporting the use of guideline-based asthma… 
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