Using discrete choice experiments to investigate subject preferences for preventive asthma medication

Emily J Lancsar, Jane P Hall, Madeleine King, Patricia Kenny, Jordan Louviere, Denzil G Fiebig, Ishrat Hossain, Francis Thien, Helen Reddel, Christine R Jenkins

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Abstract

BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE: Long-term adherence to inhaled corticosteroids is poor despite the crucial role of preventer medications in achieving good asthma outcomes. This study was undertaken to explore patient preferences in relation to their current inhaled corticosteroid medication, a hypothetical preventer or no medication. METHODS: A discrete choice experiment was conducted in 57 adults with mild-moderate asthma and airway hyper-responsiveness, who were using inhaled corticosteroid
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)127 - 136
Number of pages10
JournalRespirology
Volume12
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2007

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