Assessment of skills using a spacer device for a metered-dose inhaler and related independent predictive factors in caregivers of asthmatic preschool children


TOPAL E., Celiksoy M. H. , Catal F., Sinanoglu M. S. , Karakoc H. , Sancak R., ...More

INTERNATIONAL FORUM OF ALLERGY & RHINOLOGY, vol.6, no.2, pp.130-134, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 6 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1002/alr.21648
  • Title of Journal : INTERNATIONAL FORUM OF ALLERGY & RHINOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.130-134

Abstract

BackgroundThe correct use of inhalation devices is essential for successful therapy. We aimed to evaluate the skills in the use of a spacer device with an metered-dose inhaler (MDI) and factors that influence this skill in asthmatic preschool children's caregivers.