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Critical Reviews™ in Therapeutic Drug Carrier Systems
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Critical Reviews™ in Therapeutic Drug Carrier Systems

DOI: 10.1615/CritRevTherDrugCarrierSyst.v20.i5.10
40 pages

Aerosol Treatment of Cystic Fibrosis

Lucila Garcia-Contreras
School of Pharmacy, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
Anthony J. Hickey
School of Pharmacy, The University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7360


Different aerosol therapies have been employed to treat the underlying cause and symptoms of cystic fibrosis (CF) during the past two decades. A summary of the main elements of the disease and aerosol treatments employed in clinical care and experimental trials are presented. Methods of aerosol generation and characterization are reviewed. Suggestions for improving the current treatments are provided.

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