bronchodilation

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bronchodilation

[¦bräŋ·kō‚dī′lā·shən]
(physiology)
Widening of the air passages in bronchi and bronchioles.
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4) Overall it appears that anticholinergics provide less bronchodilatation than the SABA.
In these trials, clinically significant bronchodilatation was defined as greater than or equal to a 15 percent improvement in FEV1 (Forced Expiratory Volume in the first second) above baselines.
The most effective anti-inflammatory medication remains corticosteroids and for bronchodilatation [[beta].