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Inhaled adrenaline no better than inhaled saline for babies with bronchiolitis

BMJ 2013; 346 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.f3848 (Published 18 June 2013) Cite this as: BMJ 2013;346:f3848

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A new trial challenges a widespread treatment for infants with bronchiolitis. Inhalations of racemic adrenaline worked no better than inhalations of saline in infants admitted to Norwegian hospitals. Infants given adrenaline were discharged no faster (63.6 v 68.1 h; …

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