volume 28, issue 6, P688-690 2007
DOI: 10.2500/aap.2007.28.3060
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Abstract: Abbreviated aerosol therapy has been suggested to increase compliance by delivering the same therapeutic dose, but more rapidly than traditional aerosol therapy. A new spacer mouth mask, which is recommended for use in abbreviated aerosol therapy, is now available in Italy. The aim of this study was to compare traditional and abbreviated salbutamol aerosol therapy in 30 asthmatic children using the new spacer mouth mask. Thirty asthmatic children (18 boys and 12 girls; aged 4-13 years) were evaluated during se…

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