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Malcolm R. Sears

McMaster University

Firestone Institute for Respiratory Health

St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton

50 Charlton Avenue East


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  • McMaster University, Firestone Institute for Respiratory Health, St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton, 50 Charlton Avenue East. 2001 - 2011
  • Dept of Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. 2002 - 2008


  1. Safe use of long-acting β-agonists: what have we learnt? Sears, M.R. Expert. Opin. Drug. Saf (2011) [Pubmed]
  2. Safety of budesonide/formoterol maintenance and reliever therapy in asthma trials. Sears, M.R., Radner, F. Respir. Med (2009) [Pubmed]
  3. Long-acting beta-agonists: a review of formoterol safety data from asthma clinical trials. Sears, M.R., Ottosson, A., Radner, F., Suissa, S. Eur. Respir. J. (2009) [Pubmed]
  4. Safety of long-acting beta-agonists: are new data really required?. Sears, M.R. Chest (2009) [Pubmed]
  5. Epidemiology of asthma exacerbations. Sears, M.R. J. Allergy Clin. Immunol. (2008) [Pubmed]
  6. Budesonide/formoterol maintenance and reliever therapy: impact on airway inflammation in asthma. Sears, M.R., Boulet, L.P., Laviolette, M., Fitzgerald, J.M., Bai, T.R., Kaplan, A., Smiljanic-Georgijev, N., Lee, J.S. Eur. Respir. J. (2008) [Pubmed]
  7. Is it safe to use long-acting beta-agonists in asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease? Implications of recent trials and meta-analyses. Sears, M.R. Pol. Arch. Med. Wewn. (2008) [Pubmed]
  8. Understanding the September asthma epidemic. Sears, M.R., Johnston, N.W. J. Allergy Clin. Immunol. (2007) [Pubmed]
  9. Severe chronic asthma. Sears, M.R. Paediatr. Respir. Rev (2006) [Pubmed]
  10. Past, present and future--beta2-adrenoceptor agonists in asthma management. Sears, M.R., Lötvall, J. Respir. Med (2005) [Pubmed]
  11. Breastfeeding and asthma: appraising the controversy--a rebuttal. Sears, M.R., Taylor, D.R., Poulton, R. Pediatr. Pulmonol. (2003) [Pubmed]
  12. A longitudinal, population-based, cohort study of childhood asthma followed to adulthood. Sears, M.R., Greene, J.M., Willan, A.R., Wiecek, E.M., Taylor, D.R., Flannery, E.M., Cowan, J.O., Herbison, G.P., Silva, P.A., Poulton, R. N. Engl. J. Med. (2003) [Pubmed]
  13. Long-term relation between breastfeeding and development of atopy and asthma in children and young adults: a longitudinal study. Sears, M.R., Greene, J.M., Willan, A.R., Taylor, D.R., Flannery, E.M., Cowan, J.O., Herbison, G.P., Poulton, R. Lancet (2002) [Pubmed]
  14. The evolution of beta2-agonists. Sears, M.R. Respir. Med (2001) [Pubmed]
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