The Effects of Training on Inhaler Technique and Quality Of Life in Patients with COPD


Goris S. , TAŞCI S. , Elmali F.

JOURNAL OF AEROSOL MEDICINE AND PULMONARY DRUG DELIVERY, vol.26, no.6, pp.336-344, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 26 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1089/jamp.2012.1017
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF AEROSOL MEDICINE AND PULMONARY DRUG DELIVERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.336-344
  • Keywords: COPD, training, quality of life, inhaler technique, METERED-DOSE INHALER, DRY POWDER INHALERS, OBSTRUCTIVE PULMONARY-DISEASE, INHALATION TECHNIQUE, RESPIRATORY SYMPTOMS, EDUCATION-PROGRAM, ASTHMA, DEVICES, INSTRUCTION, PERFORMANCE

Abstract

Objectives: This experimental study was conducted to determine the effects of training on inhaler technique and quality of life in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).