F S F Ram

Summary

Affiliation: St George's Hospital Medical School
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Pressurised metered dose inhalers versus all other hand-held inhaler devices to deliver beta-2 agonist bronchodilators for non-acute asthma
    F S Ram
    Department of Physiological Medicine, St George s Hospital Medical School, Level 0, Jenner Wing, Cranmer Terrace, London, UK, SW17 0RE
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Pressurised metered-dose inhalers versus all other hand-held inhalers devices to deliver bronchodilators for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    F S Ram
    Department of Physiological Medicine, St George s Hospital Medical School, Level 0, Jenner Wing, Cranmer Terrace, London, UK, SW17 0RE
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Ambulatory oxygen for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    F S Ram
    Department of Physiological Medicine, St George s Hospital Medical School, Level 0, Jenner Wing, Cranmer Terrace, London, UK, SW17 0RE
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Cow's milk protein avoidance and development of childhood wheeze in children with a family history of atopy
    F S Ram
    Department of Physiological Medicine, St George s Hospital Medical School, Level 0, Jenner Wing, Cranmer Terrace, London, UK, SW17 0RE
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Oral theophylline for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    F S Ram
    Department of Physiological Medicine, St George s Hospital Medical School, Level 0, Jenner Wing, Cranmer Terrace, London, UK, SW17 0RE
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Non-invasive positive pressure ventilation for treatment of respiratory failure due to exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    F S Ram
    Department of Physiological Medicine, St George s Hospital Medical School, Level 0, Jenner Wing, Cranmer Terrace, London, UK, SW17 0RE
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2003
  7. pmc Regular inhaled short acting beta2 agonists for the management of stable chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: Cochrane systematic review and meta-analysis
    F S F Ram
    St George s Hospital Medical School, Department of Physiological Medicine, University of London, UK
    Thorax 58:580-4. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Breathing retraining for asthma
    F S F Ram
    Department of Physiological Medicine, St George s Hospital Medical School, University of London, Tooting, UK
    Respir Med 97:501-7. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of theophylline in people with stable chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    F S F Ram
    National Collaborating Centre for Women s and Children s Health, London, UK
    Respir Med 99:135-44. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Airway mucosal inflammation in COPD is similar in smokers and ex-smokers: a pooled analysis
    E Gamble
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, London Chest Hospital, Bonner Road, London, UK
    Eur Respir J 30:467-71. 2007

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Pressurised metered dose inhalers versus all other hand-held inhaler devices to deliver beta-2 agonist bronchodilators for non-acute asthma
    F S Ram
    Department of Physiological Medicine, St George s Hospital Medical School, Level 0, Jenner Wing, Cranmer Terrace, London, UK, SW17 0RE
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2002
    ..These include hydrofluoroalkane (HFA) or chlorofluorocarbon (CFC)-free propelled pressurised metered dose inhalers (pMDIs) and dry powder devices...
  2. ncbi request reprint Pressurised metered-dose inhalers versus all other hand-held inhalers devices to deliver bronchodilators for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    F S Ram
    Department of Physiological Medicine, St George s Hospital Medical School, Level 0, Jenner Wing, Cranmer Terrace, London, UK, SW17 0RE
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2002
    ..Bronchodilator therapy for COPD may be delivered by a number of different inhaler devices...
  3. ncbi request reprint Ambulatory oxygen for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    F S Ram
    Department of Physiological Medicine, St George s Hospital Medical School, Level 0, Jenner Wing, Cranmer Terrace, London, UK, SW17 0RE
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2002
    ..Both these systems are used without adequate evidence of their effectiveness...
  4. ncbi request reprint Cow's milk protein avoidance and development of childhood wheeze in children with a family history of atopy
    F S Ram
    Department of Physiological Medicine, St George s Hospital Medical School, Level 0, Jenner Wing, Cranmer Terrace, London, UK, SW17 0RE
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2002
    ..Most infant formulas are based on cow's milk protein. Alternative choices include soya based and hydrolysed cows milk formulas...
  5. ncbi request reprint Oral theophylline for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    F S Ram
    Department of Physiological Medicine, St George s Hospital Medical School, Level 0, Jenner Wing, Cranmer Terrace, London, UK, SW17 0RE
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2002
    ..Oral theophylline has, for many years, been used as a bronchodilator in patients with COPD. Despite the introduction of new drugs, and its narrow therapeutic index, theophylline is still recommended for COPD treatment...
  6. ncbi request reprint Non-invasive positive pressure ventilation for treatment of respiratory failure due to exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    F S Ram
    Department of Physiological Medicine, St George s Hospital Medical School, Level 0, Jenner Wing, Cranmer Terrace, London, UK, SW17 0RE
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2003
    ..Non-invasive positive pressure ventilation (NPPV) is being used increasingly in the management of patients admitted to hospital with acute respiratory failure secondary to an exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)...
  7. pmc Regular inhaled short acting beta2 agonists for the management of stable chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: Cochrane systematic review and meta-analysis
    F S F Ram
    St George s Hospital Medical School, Department of Physiological Medicine, University of London, UK
    Thorax 58:580-4. 2003
    ..A review of the literature was undertaken to determine the effectiveness of regular treatment with ISABAs compared with placebo in stable COPD...
  8. ncbi request reprint Breathing retraining for asthma
    F S F Ram
    Department of Physiological Medicine, St George s Hospital Medical School, University of London, Tooting, UK
    Respir Med 97:501-7. 2003
    ..Further large-scale trials using breathing retraining techniques in asthma are required to address this important issue...
  9. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of theophylline in people with stable chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    F S F Ram
    National Collaborating Centre for Women s and Children s Health, London, UK
    Respir Med 99:135-44. 2005
    ..To determine the efficacy of oral theophylline compared with placebo in people with stable chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Airway mucosal inflammation in COPD is similar in smokers and ex-smokers: a pooled analysis
    E Gamble
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, London Chest Hospital, Bonner Road, London, UK
    Eur Respir J 30:467-71. 2007
    ..It is concluded that, in established chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, the bronchial mucosal inflammatory cell infiltrate is similar in ex-smokers and those that continue to smoke...
  11. ncbi request reprint Non-invasive positive pressure ventilation for treatment of respiratory failure due to exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    F S F Ram
    National Collaborating Centre for Women and Children s Health, 27 Sussex Place, Regent s Park, London, UK, NW1 4RG
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2004
    ..Non-invasive positive pressure ventilation (NPPV) is being used increasingly in the management of patients admitted to hospital with acute respiratory failure secondary to an exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)...
  12. pmc Tiotropium for stable chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: A meta-analysis
    R G Barr
    Division of General Medicine, PH 9 East Room 105, Columbia University Medical Centre, 630 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Thorax 61:854-62. 2006
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