23) As an adjunctive treatment to ICS, tiotropium was not inferior to a LABA
Compared with continued combination therapy, LABA
step-down therapy was associated with an average 0.
Although the proportion of children who had a best response to LABA
was significantly greater than with the other two treatments, "many children demonstrated a best response to either ICS or LTRA step-up therapy, highlighting the need to regularly monitor and appropriately adjust each child's asthma therapy," Dr.
Treatment with an LABA
was associated with an increased risk of asthma-related events, compared with treatment that did not include an LABA
(an ICS, short-acting [beta]-agonist, or other non-LABA
treatment), as measured by a composite end point of asthma-related deaths, asthma-related intubations, and asthma-related hospitalizations.
We, in LABA
, believe a larger council with districts that more faithfully serve the city is better than a whole other layer of government.
The primary analysis was to determine whether the addition of LABA
to ICS therapy (FSC) is non-inferior to ICS therapy alone (FP) in terms of the risk of a composite of serious asthma-related events (asthma-related hospitalisation, intubation and death).
The updated guidelines call for ICS plus LABA
maintenance therapy for patients in categories C and D disease with frequent exacerbations.
Individual clinical trials will address each of the four approved LABAs
in patients 12 years of age and older.
The latest NHLBI asthma guidelines, published in 2002, recommend a LABA
and ICS as the treatment of choice for patients with moderate or severe persistent asthma.
It is unfortunate that one sector, the downtown business community in the form of a group called Los Angeles Business Advisors, has weighed in with an ultimatum: reject any form of neighborhood councils or LABA
will ``vigorously campaign'' to defeat any reform.
GlaxoSmithKline plc today announced publication of results from the LABA
(long acting beta2-agonist) safety study, AUSTRI (SAS115359) in the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM).