Understand asthma and COPD inhalers with this concise overview of the "step-up" inhaler treatment for both asthma and COPD.
Includes discussion & illustrations on the naming and usage of SABA inhalers (short acting beta agonists - albuterol etc.), LABA inhalers (long acting beta agonists - salmeterol etc.), ICS (inhaled corticosteroids - fluticasone etc.), and LAMAs (long acting muscarinic receptor antagonists - tiotropium etc.)
- Inhalers Explained Clearly
RAHEEL KAPADIA, MD
RANDY JACKSON, MD
TRAVIS THURINGER (NP Student)
ELLIOTT TURNER (Nursing Student)
BENOIT CHOINIERE (Nursing Student)
KATHY RYAN, Pharmacist
ANNETTE COSENTINO-BRESSI, MD
THERESA SLADE-MOORE, MD
JORDAN PODVAL, MD
- Quadruple Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine.
- Over 20 years teaching experience as both an exam preparation instructor and an assistant professor of medicine.
- Experience as a medical director for both a Southern California Physician Assistant Program and a Respiratory Therapy Program.
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