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Nebulized Hypertonic Saline for Asthma in Adults and Children: Clinical Effectiveness

Last updated: October 31, 2017
Project Number: RA0937-000
Product Line: Rapid Response
Research Type: Devices and Systems
Report Type: Reference List
Result type: Report

Question

  1. What is the clinical effectiveness of nebulized hypertonic saline for respiratory diseases in adults and children?

Key Message

Three systematic reviews (one with a meta-analysis), 10 randomized controlled trials, and two non-randomized studies were identified regarding the clinical effectiveness of nebulized hypertonic saline for respiratory diseases in adults and children.