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Some patients with asthma have frequent exacerbations and persistent airflow obstruction despite treatment with… Expand BACKGROUND
Treatment guidelines recommend the use of inhaled long-acting bronchodilators to alleviate symptoms and reduce the… Expand RATIONALE
Budesonide/formoterol and tiotropium are commonly used maintenance treatments for patients with chronic obstructive… Expand BACKGROUND
Previous studies showing that tiotropium improves multiple end points in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary… Expand Context Physicians use multiple medications to treat chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Contribution In this… Expand Context Tiotropium, a new once-daily inhaled anticholinergic bronchodilator, has been shown to improve lung function in patients… Expand The aim of this study was to test the hypothesis that use of tiotropium, a new long-acting anticholinergic bronchodilator, would… Expand Currently available inhaled bronchodilators used as therapy for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) necessitate multiple… Expand Tiotropium, a novel once-daily inhaled anticholinergic, has been shown to improve lung function over a 24-h period. In order to… Expand BACKGROUND
Tiotropium, a once-daily anticholinergic, and salmeterol represent two inhaled, long-acting bronchodilators from… Expand