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Improving child health services in the UK: insights from Europe and their implications for the NHS reforms

BMJ 2011; 342 doi: (Published 03 May 2011) Cite this as: BMJ 2011;342:d2783

Several readers wrote to us to express their concern about the image the BMJ chose to accompany this Analysis article by Ingrid Wolfe and colleagues (BMJ 2011;342:d1277, doi:10.1136/bmj.d1277) in the print issue of 23 April (page 903). It showed a metered dose inhaler being administered to an infant without use of a spacer. According to the British Guideline on the Management of Asthma, for children aged 0–5 years, a metered dose inhaler with a spacer would the preferred delivery method for inhaled drugs.


Cite this as: BMJ 2011;342:d2783

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