2007 – 2008


Achieving asthma control: the key role of inhalers.
Lavorini F, Corbetta L on behalf of the Aerosol Drug Management Improvement Team (ADMIT).
Breathe.2008 Dec; 5(2):120-131

Guideline-defined asthma control: a challenge for primary care.
Levy ML.
Eur Respir J. 2008 Feb;31(2):229-31.

Suboptimal asthma control: prevalence, detection and consequences in general practice.
Chapman KR, Boulet LP, Rea RM, Franssen E.
Eur Respir J. 2008 Feb;31(2):320-5.

Effect of incorrect use of dry powder inhalers on management of patients with asthma and COPD.
Lavorini F, Magnan A , Dubuse JC, Voshaarg T, Corbetta L, Broeders M, Dekhuijzen R, Sanchis J, Viejo JL, Barnes P, Corrigan C, Levy M, Crompton GK.
Respir Med. 2008 Apr;102(4):593-604.



The ADMIT series – Issues in Inhalation Therapy. 1) The goals of asthma treatment: can they be achieved?
Dekhuijzen PNR, Magnan A, Kneussl M, on behalf of the ADMIT Working Group.
Prim Care Respir J 2007;16(6):341-348.

Issues in Inhalation Therapy: a new series of papers from the ADMIT Working Group.
Dekhuijzen PNR, Crompton GK.
Prim Care Respir J 2007;16(6):335-336.

Patients with asthma who do not fill their inhaled corticosteroids: a study of primary nonadherence.
Williams LK, Joseph CL, Peterson EL, Wells K, Wang M, Chowdhry VK, Walsh M, Campbell J, Rand CS, Apter AJ, Lanfear DE, Tunceli K, Pladevall M.
J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2007 Nov;120(5):1153-9.

MDI inhalers: do nursing home support staff have correct technique?
Schammel LM, Ellingson AR.
J Asthma. 2007 Jun;44(5):403-5.

Assessment of hospice nurses’ technique in the use of inhalers and nebulizers.
Scarpaci LT, Tsoukleris MG, McPherson ML.
J Palliat Med. 2007 Jun;10(3):665-76.