Valved Holding Chambers

Good Day Kansas City.  Today, Dr.  Bernabe would like to review asthma medication technique.  Do you use a metered dose inhaler (MDI) as part of your asthma treatment protocol?  If so studies show that one-fourth of medicine delivered by an MDI actually makes it into the airways. The rest ends up lost in the air or stuck on the tongue, sides of cheeks, or back of the throat.  A valved holding chamber (VHC) or a spacer – a handheld device that attaches to your MDI and captures the medicated mist as it