Ganga Srinivasan
SurgeryIntensive care medicineAsthmaDry-powder inhalerDrug deliveryDelivery systemPulmonary diseaseElderly peopleRelated factorsMedicineAerosolization
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The dry powder inhaler (DPI) has become widely known as a very attractive platform for drug delivery. DPIs are being used for the treatment of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease by many patients. There are over 20 devices presently in the DPI market. DPIs are preferred over nebulizers and pressurized metered dose inhalers. However, some of the challenges of DPI are dependence on inspiratory flow (unsuitable for young children, elderly people), systemic absorption due to deposition ...
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