Inappropriate prescribing of inhaled corticosteroids for patients with mild to moderate COPD is common practice in Australia despite the availability of comprehensive treatment guidelines, an expert says. Professor Greg King from the Woolcock Institute of Medical Research in Sydney said inhaled corticosteroids were often prescribed as a first-choice treatment when COPD-X guidelines from the Lung ...
Overuse of triple therapy in COPD common
By Therese Chapman
29 Oct 2015