Inhaled steroids in asthma: Optimizing effects in the airways

Robert P. Schleimer, Paul M. O’Byrne, Stanley J. Szefler, Ralph Brattsand

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This book sums up the mechanistic basis, current status, and future prospects of steroid inhalation as the cornerstone of prophylactic asthma therapy, identifying its kinetic basis-especially the essential airway selectivity-and including a historical account of inhaled glucocorticoid development. Makes connections among the underlying pharmacol.

Original languageEnglish (US)
PublisherCRC Press
Number of pages713
ISBN (Electronic)9780203908532
ISBN (Print)9780824705855
StatePublished - Jan 1 2016
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)
  • Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics(all)


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