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The role of inhaled corticosteroids and montelukast in children with mild–moderate asthma: results of a systematic review with meta-analysis
  1. Jose A Castro-Rodriguez1,
  2. Gustavo J Rodrigo2
  1. 1Departments of Pediatrics and Family Medicine, School of Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile
  2. 2Departamento de Emergencia, Hospital Central de las Fuerzas Armadas, Montevideo, Uruguay
  1. Correspondence to Dr Jose A Castro-Rodriguez, Lira 44, 1er Piso, Casilla 114-D, Santiago, Chile; jacastro17{at}hotmail.com

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  • Competing interests JAC-R has received lecturing and consultancy fees from Merck Sharp & Dohme, GlaxoSmithKline and Grünenthal. GJR has participated as a lecturer and speaker in scientific meetings and courses under the sponsorship of Boehringer Ingelheim, GlaxoSmithKline, AstraZeneca, Dr Esteve SA and Merck Sharp & Dome. He also received honoraria as a consultant for CYDEX and Discovery Laboratories. No sponsorship from institutions or pharmaceutical industry was provided to conduct this study. No pharmaceutical company sponsored this study or had any role in the study design, data collection, data analysis, data interpretation or writing of the manuscript.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

  • Patient consent Obtained.

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  • Competing interests JAC-R has received lecturing and consultancy fees from Merck Sharp & Dohme, GlaxoSmithKline and Grünenthal. GJR has participated as a lecturer and speaker in scientific meetings and courses under the sponsorship of Boehringer Ingelheim, GlaxoSmithKline, AstraZeneca, Dr Esteve SA and Merck Sharp & Dome. He also received honoraria as a consultant for CYDEX and Discovery Laboratories. No sponsorship from institutions or pharmaceutical industry was provided to conduct this study. No pharmaceutical company sponsored this study or had any role in the study design, data collection, data analysis, data interpretation or writing of the manuscript.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

  • Patient consent Obtained.

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