Metered Dose Inhaler

Known as: Inhalers, Metered Dose, Metered Dose Inhaler [Dose Form], Metered Dose Inhalers 
A small aerosol canister used to release a calibrated amount of medication for inhalation.
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
Instruction is critical in order to ensure correct technique with pressurized metered-dose inhalers (pMDIs) by patients. The aim… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND Handling of inhaler devices such as pressurized metered-dose inhalers (MDIs) and dry-powder inhalers (DPIs) in actual… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
This study assessed whether the improper use of pressurized metered-dose inhalers (pMDIs) is associated with decreased asthma… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Accurate assessment of medication adherence has been difficult to achieve but is essential to drug evaluation in… (More)
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1996
1996
OBJECTIVE To determine whether cognitive status, hand strength, and demographic variables are predictive of correct use of… (More)
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1995
1995
One hundred and eleven children with acute asthma were studied to compare delivery of terbutaline by either a metered dose… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Conventional press-and-breathe metered dose inhalers (MDIs) are widely prescribed but are often difficult for many patients to… (More)
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1993
1993
In nonintubated patients, beta 2-agonist bronchodilators are equally effective when delivered by metered-dose inhalers (MDI) or… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
BACKGROUND The metered dose inhaler is difficult to use correctly, synchronising actuation with inhalation being the most… (More)
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1985
1985
Beta-adrenergic agonists in metered dose inhalers (MDIs) are used extensively in the treatment of asthma. Previously we reported… (More)
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