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Up to 90% of patients make mistakes that reduce the efficacy of inhalers
 

Up to 90% of patients make mistakes that reduce the efficacy of inhalers

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Chronic respiratory diseases often need inhalers regardless of rescue or preventive purpose; however research shows that common errors can significantly affect the efficient use of inhalers.
 
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14 Mar 2017 - General
 
The need of inhalers nowadays is increasing due to the pollution taken from the environment which also causes an increase rate of respiratory diseases. This is very common here in our place. Since there are not only private cars in the road but as well as public utility jeepneys, taxi, trucks and motorcycle, etc. Most especially if you are located in the city. As a healthcare provider, we must make sure that the patient knows how to use the inhalers by encouraging them to perform it in front of ...
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