Understand the Role of Sensors to Track Inhaler Use
"Smart inhaler" technology (Hailie, Propeller, ProAir Digihaler, etc) for managing asthma or COPD is creating a buzz.
The idea is to track inhaler use...and boost adherence to controller medications.
But keep their role in perspective. There's no proof these devices reduce ED visits or hospitalizations...and they often have added costs.