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Dr. Parameswaran Nair and a team of researchers from the Firestone Institute for Respiratory Health at St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton, together with colleagues at other partnering institutions, have developed a new method to treat severe asthma. The results were published in the New England Journal of Medicine, one of the world’s most influential medical publications.

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Breakthrough Treatment Pathways for Severe Asthma Reduce Corticosteroid Dependence (Innovator 2018, spring edition)

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Efficacy and Safety of Dupilumab in Glucocorticoid-Dependent Severe Asthma (New England Journal of Medicine)