The Safety of Long-Acting Beta-Agonists and the Development of Combination Therapies for Asthma and COPD

Victor E. Ortega, Eugene R. Bleecker

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationAdvances in Combination Therapy for Asthma and COPD
PublisherJohn Wiley and Sons
Number of pages33
ISBN (Print)9780470727027
StatePublished - Feb 29 2012
Externally publishedYes


  • Asthma-related mortality
  • Beta-agonist exposure
  • Beta-agonist, adverse in COPD
  • Combination therapies, for asthma, COPD
  • LABA therapy efficacy
  • LABA therapy in asthma, and safety
  • LABAs pharmacogenetics
  • Long-acting beta-agonists
  • Long-acting beta-agonists, and safety

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Medicine

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