Hypertonic saline inhalation in cystic fibrosis--salt in the wound, or sweet success?

Arch Dis Child. 2007 Mar;92(3):195-6. doi: 10.1136/adc.2006.094979.


A large‐scale study has put hypertonic saline back in the spotlight

Trial registration: ClinicalTrials.gov NCT00117208.

MeSH terms

  • Administration, Inhalation
  • Cystic Fibrosis / drug therapy*
  • Dose-Response Relationship, Drug
  • Humans
  • Saline Solution, Hypertonic / administration & dosage*
  • Treatment Outcome


  • Saline Solution, Hypertonic

Associated data

  • ClinicalTrials.gov/NCT00117208