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Table 4 Asthma control in smoker subgroups

From: Asthma control in patients receiving inhaled corticosteroid and long-acting beta2-agonist fixed combinations. A real-life study comparing dry powder inhalers and a pressurized metered dose inhaler extrafine formulation

  BDP/F extrafine pMDI (n = 20) BUD/F and FP/S DPI (n = 19) All (n = 39)
Controlled 12 (60%) 8 (42.1%) 20 (51.3)
Partially controlled 5 (25%) 5 (26.3%) 10 (25.6%)
Uncontrolled 3 (15%) 6 (31.6%) 9 (23.1%)
  1. BDP = beclomethasone dipropionate; BUD = budesonide; FP = fluticasone propionate; F = formoterol; S = salmeterol.