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Mismatches between providers and parents on use of controller medications in children with asthma

KEY POINT

A new study showed providers and parents seem to be mismatched on how controller medications should be used in children with asthma, suggesting additional efforts are needed to align provider recommendations with parental-guided use.

SOURCES

Wu AC, et al. Mismatching among guidelines, providers, and patients on controller medication use in children with asthma. Allergy Clin Immunol Pract. 2016;[Epub ahead of print].