Misuse of medical devices: a persistent problem in self-management of asthma and allergic disease

Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2015 Jan;114(1):74-76.e2. doi: 10.1016/j.anai.2014.10.016. Epub 2014 Nov 18.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Letter
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Age Factors
  • Anaphylaxis / etiology
  • Anaphylaxis / prevention & control*
  • Asthma / complications
  • Asthma / drug therapy*
  • Bronchodilator Agents / therapeutic use*
  • Child
  • Continental Population Groups
  • Epinephrine / therapeutic use*
  • Equipment Failure
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Hypersensitivity / complications
  • Hypersensitivity / drug therapy*
  • Injections, Intramuscular
  • Male
  • Metered Dose Inhalers / statistics & numerical data
  • Self Administration / instrumentation*
  • Self Care
  • Sex Factors

Substances

  • Bronchodilator Agents
  • Epinephrine