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Medication Administration via Multi-Dose Inhalers and Aerochambers Versus Nebulizers: Clinical Effectiveness

Last updated: May 6, 2020
Project Number: RB1486-000
Product Line: Rapid Response
Report Type: Summary of Abstracts
Result type: Report

Question

  1. What is the clinical effectiveness of medication administration via multi-dose inhalers compared to nebulizers?

Key Message

Three systematic reviews with meta-analyses, four randomized controlled trials, and two non-randomized studies, were identified regarding the clinical effectiveness of medication administered through multi-dose inhalers with spacers compared to medication administered through a nebulizer.