Specialist commentators

Specialist commentators

The following clinicians contributed to this briefing:

  • Dr Maxine Hardinge, consultant in respiratory medicine, Oxford University Hospitals, no conflicts of interest declared.

  • Dr Philip Ind, respiratory consultant, Imperial College London, conflicts of interest include: receiving occasional lecture fees, occasional participation in commissioned questionnaires, and editing a commercially funded publication. Dr Ind also sits on the Cardiology Diabetes Renal Respiratory Allergy Expert Advisory Group to the Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency.

  • Professor Raja Rajakulasingam, consultant respiratory physician, Homerton University Hospital, no conflicts of interest declared.

Representatives from the following patient organisations contributed to this briefing:

  • Asthma UK.

  • Cystic Fibrosis Trust.