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  • noun

Synonyms for aerosol

a cloud of solid or liquid particles in a gas

a dispenser that holds a substance under pressure and that can release it as a fine spray (usually by means of a propellant gas)

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We understand that respiratory professionals intimately understand the technology, patients' barriers and challenges faced each day in administering aerosol treatments, and that its important to further explore their ideas and concepts for possible advancements in aerosol therapy and patient care.
Well-meaning but misguided experts may recommend procedures or use terminology that could render aerosol therapy less effective.
If the current draft of the Deficit Reduction Act of 2005 becomes law oxygen therapy will become a purchase item similar to aerosol therapy and CPAP but with the following change.
announced today the closing of a $30 million Series B financing, led by new investor Novo Ventures, to fund development of Elevation's new aerosol therapy for patients living with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
The home respiratory care professional is often called upon to address compliance issues dealing with aerosol therapy, oxygen therapy and continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) therapy.
Aerosol therapy is believed to reduce systemic side effects generally associated with oral and IV medication because it effectively targets medication at the site of infection or inflammation rather than systemically," said Dr.
The chemical protection suit insulating means is designed to protect the surface of the body NBC specialists from gaseous, liquid, toxic chemicals (CWA) and aerosol therapy, biological agents (BP), radioactive substances (RALs) and toxic industrial substances (TPL).
Royal Phillips Electronics Takes Over Aerosol Therapy Business
IPI is a global manufacturer and distributor of anaesthesia and respiratory care products, offering a full line of products for oxygen delivery, aerosol therapy and humidification, as well as ventilator and anaesthesia circuits and specialty products.
This document will greatly affect how Medicare recipients will receive unit dose respiratory medications for home aerosol therapy as soon as 2005.
vice president and chief scientist at BattellePharma will present "Targeted Aerosol Therapy for the Treatment of Lung Cancer," at 10:00 a.
The final and perhaps most effective tool in this action plan is to educate your primary customers, the physicians in the ways of aerosol therapy.