Anxiety concerning long-term steroid therapy may be translated into non-compliance with prescribed asthma treatment; this was addressed at a public meeting. Questionnaire responses indicated an immediate, positive impact on participants’ attitudes to, and misconceptions of, anti-asthma steroid therapy.
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