Lege Artis Medicinae

[TREATMENT OF BRONCHIAL ASTHMA]

BÖSZÖRMÉNYI Nagy György1

MARCH 21, 2006

Lege Artis Medicinae - 2006;16(03)

[Although it has no cure, bronchial asthma can be efficiently treated. The use of inhaled corticosteroids and, more recently, long-acting β2- agonist aerosols have produced extraordinary improvement in clinical outcomes, particularly in relation to chronic breathing complaints. Today the aim of pharmacotherapy is to achieve a symptom-free state by the combined administration of long-acting β2-agonist and inhaled corticosteroids in the form of aerosol.]

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  1. Országos Korányi Tbc és Pulmonológiai Intézet, Semmelweis Egyetem, Általános Orvostudományi Kar, Pulmonológiai Klinika, Budapest

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