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Asthma/ drug therapy

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  • 1.   Ciclesonide versus other inhaled steroids for chronic asthma in children and adults

    The aim of this review was to assess the efficacy and adverse effects of ciclesonide relative to those of other inhaled corticosteroids in the management of chronic asthma

    Cochrane Database Syst Rev, 2008
    P. Manning; P. G. Gibson; T. J. Lasserson

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  • 2.   Ciclesonide versus placebo for chronic asthma in adults and children

    The aim of this review was to assess the effectiveness of ciclesonide versus placebo for chronic asthma in adults and children

    Cochrane Database Syst Rev, 2008
    P. Manning; P. G. Gibson; T. J. Lasserson

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  • 3.   Corticosteroids for hospitalised children with acute asthma

    The aim of this review was to determine the benefit of systemic corticosteroids (oral, intravenous, or intramuscular) compared to placebo and inhaled steroids in acute paediatric asthma

    Cochrane Database Syst Rev, 2003
    M. Smith; S. Iqbal; T. M. Elliott; M. Everard; B. H. Rowe

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  • 4.   Preferential prescribing of oral corticosteroids in Irish male asthmatic children

    The aim of this study was to describe gender difference in the prescription of oral corticosteroids in asthmatic children

    Br J Clin Pharmacol, Vol: 52 Page: 319-21 September 2001
    D. Williams; A. Kelly; J. Feely

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  • 5.   Prescribing patterns for asthma by general practitioners in six European countries

    This study aimed to examine current prescribing patterns for asthma by general practitioners in six European countries

    Respir Med, Vol: 94 Page: 578-83 June 2000
    G. Jepson; T. Butler; D. Gregory; K. Jones

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  • 6.   Treatment of childhood asthma: how do the available options compare?

    This article discusses the available options for the treatment of childhood asthma

    Paediatr Drugs, Vol: 5 Page: 685-98 2003
    D. Coghlan; C. Powell

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