Cholinergics, airway eosinophils and asthma exacerbation in the elderly. Academic Article uri icon

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abstract

  • Cholinomimetic agents have a number of potential indications in an ageing population. This case series emphasises the need to exercise caution while prescribing cholinergic drugs in elderly patients with asthma, particularly in patients with a history of virus-induced exacerbations and airway eosinophilia.

publication date

  • January 2011