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Age and Ageing
Aims: to see if elderly people can use the breath-activated (Easi-breathe) and dry powder (Turbohaler) inhalers as effectively as the metered-dose inhaler and Volumatic system. Methods: 102 inhaler-naive patients (aged 75-101, mean 84 years), without cognitive impairment, were randomly allocated one of Easi-breathe, Turbohaler or metered-dose inhaler and Volumatic placebo inhalers. Standardized tuition was done on enrolment and at 6 h review. Inhaler technique was assessed immediately afterdoi:10.1093/ageing/28.5.481 pmid:10529044 fatcat:c5gzr5hbinanhoewfxdu24ugde