Inhaler Reminders Dramatically Improve Asthma Controller Adherence

Reminders prompting asthma patients to take their control inhalers if they miss a dose significantly improve medication adherence. Patients receiving reminders took a greater percentage of their prescribed doses compared patients who did not have reminders (73% vs. 46%).


Market Analysis: Aerosol Therapy

As the number of chronic lung patients continues to grow, today’s aerosol therapy products are providing high-quality, cost-efficient medication delivery.


New Potential Antibody Treatment For Asthma

Blocking a protein called thymic stromal lymphopoietin (TSLP), which causes inflammation, both alleviates baseline inflammation and provides resistance to allergens for those with mild allergic asthma.


App Approved To Predict COPD, Asthma Exacerbations

Propeller Health has received FDA 510(k) clearance to market the latest upgrade of its Propeller platform application, including a new sensor to help predict exacerbations in patients with asthma and COPD, according to a company announcement.