Tag: "spacer" at medical news
New Inhaler is Child's Play
...esses several concerns associated with traditional spacer
inhalation devices. Spacers are large chambers tha...inhaler, and the dose is then breathed in from the spacer
though a mouthpiece or mask. One major issue the developers hoped to overcome was the fact that t...
Spacer Insertion May Offer Less Invasive Option for Lumbar Problems
Implanting a small spacer
between lumbar vertebrae during a procedure called...nfirmed lumbar spinal stenosis. XStop was the only spacer
addressed in the ECRI report; however, other versions of the spacer
are under review. According t...
Spacers Score Over Nebulizers in Childhood Asthma Treatment
...quality of existing medical trials on a topic. A spacer
is a holding chamber attached to devices for inhaling asthma medication. A nebulizer is an electrically powered machine that turns liquid medication into a mist breathed directly into the lungs through a face mask or mouthpiece. Nebulizers are the tr...