Updates and Amendments
This page will host updates and amendments to the Oxford Handbook of Clinical Medicine tenth edition as they become available.
Amendments and errata to tenth edition
Chronic asthma guidance updated in line with QRG 153 British guideline on the management of asthma (BTS, 2016): ‘beclomethasone 200–800 mcg/day’ should read ‘beclomethasone 200mcg/day’
Figure 4.14 has been amended:
‘Long-acting β2-antagonist (LABA)’ should read ‘Long-acting β2-agonist (LABA)’;
‘Initiate short-acting β2-antagonist (SABA)’ should read ‘Initiate short-acting β2-agonist (SABA)’.
Reference 33 has been updated to: British Thoracic Society. British guideline on the management of asthma. 2016. https://www.brit-thoracic.org.uk/document-library/clinical-information/asthma/btssign-asthma-guideline-2016