Guidelines, Sport and Screening

The mannitol challenge test (Aridol®) was first approved in Australia by the TGA in March 2006 and since then has been included in various asthma, sport and occupational screening guidelines (both international and country specific).Please find below links to some examples of relevant guidelines/recommendations which include Aridol/Osmohale;

 

Asthma Guidelines

GINA guidelines Nov 2006
http://www.ginasthma.org/local/uploads/files/GINA_Report_2015_May19

British Thoracic Society (BTS) Guidelines 2014
http://www.brit-thoracic.org.uk/document-library/clinical-information/asthma/btssign-asthma-guideline-2014

National Asthma Council of Australia- Asthma Management Handbook 2015
http://www.asthmahandbook.org.au/download-order

National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI) Guidelines 2007 (p65)
http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health-pro/guidelines/current/asthma-guidelines/full-report

 

Sport

International Olympic Committee (IOC) Guidelines for Beta 2 Agonist use in Bejing
http://multimedia.olympic.org/pdf/en_report_1302.pdf

Interational Oylmpics Committee (IOC) Consensus Statement on Asthma in Elite Athletes - January 2008

http://www.olympic.org/Documents/Reports/EN/en_report_1301.pdf

 

Occupational Screening

Australian Defence Force Health Bulletin 8/2006
http://www.aridol.info/assets/pdf/ADF%20memo%204thOctober20061.pd