we use Salbutamol and Dexamethasone initially and nebulized Adrenaline
(non-racemic) if severe or not improving. If we used Adrenaline we admit
under the Paediatricians, otherwise home usu without further medication.
I'll have a look for the research papers.
Ulf Steinvorth, MD
Gosford Emergecy Department
Gosford, New South Wales, Australia
>From: gerard devas
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>Subject: racemic epi in bronchiolitis
>Date: Thu, 12 Dec 2002 10:41:33 -0500
>Show of hands ,would like to know who is and who is not using racemic epi
>in the er's for bronchiolitis. If yes, what do you send them home on, or
>you automatically admit them.
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