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Research & Reviews  13,249 results

A rare mutation in the COLQ gene causing congenital myasthenic syndrome with remarkable...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nmd.2020.12.002
Neuromuscular Disorders : NMD; Vidanagamage A, Gooneratne IK et. al.

Jan 25th, 2021 - Congenital myasthenic syndromes (CMS) are genetically determined heterogenous disorders of neuromuscular transmission. We report a rare mutation of COLQ causing CMS in an Asian man that remarkably improved with fluoxetine. A 51-year-old Sri Lankan...

Beyond Frontiers: Feasibility and Outcomes of Prolonged Veno-Venous Extracorporeal Memb...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MAT.0000000000001367
ASAIO Journal (American Society for Artificial Internal O... Rabie AA, Asiri A et. al.

Jan 25th, 2021 - Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) use in acute respiratory failure is increasing. We aim to compare characteristics and outcomes of patients with prolonged (≥21 days) veno-venous (VV) ECMO runs (pECMO), to patients with short (<21 days) V...

SARS-CoV-2 Leakage from the Gas Outlet Port during Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation ...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MAT.0000000000001402
ASAIO Journal (American Society for Artificial Internal O... Ogawa T, Uemura T et. al.

Jan 25th, 2021 - Patients with the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) sometimes develop refractory respiratory failure and may require veno-venous extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (VV-ECMO). It is known that the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 ...

Energy and protein intake in critically ill people with respiratory failure treated by ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nut.2020.111117
Nutrition (Burbank, Los Angeles County, Calif.); Zerbib O, Rattanachaiwong S et. al.

Jan 24th, 2021 - High-flow nasal-cannula (HFNC) oxygen therapy is increasingly used in the management of respiratory distress. Since this treatment may be required for many days and may impair nutritional intake, this study planned to observe the energy and protei...

Multidimensional prognostic index (MPI) predicts non-invasive ventilation failure in ol...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.archger.2020.104327
Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics; Custodero C, Gandolfo F et. al.

Jan 23rd, 2021 - Acute respiratory failure (ARF) is a very common complication among hospitalized older adults. Non-invasive ventilation (NIV) may avoid admission to intensive care units, intubation and their related complication, but still lacks specific indicati...

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Guidelines  51 results

Prolonged Weaning: S2k Guideline Published by the German Respiratory Society.
https://doi.org/10.1159/000510085
Respiration; International Review of Thoracic Diseases; Schönhofer B, Geiseler J et. al.

Dec 10th, 2020 - Mechanical ventilation (MV) is an essential part of modern intensive care medicine. MV is performed in patients with severe respiratory failure caused by respiratory muscle insufficiency and/or lung parenchymal disease; that is, when other treatme...

Long-Term Mechanical Ventilation: Recommendations of the Swiss Society of Pulmonology.
https://doi.org/10.1159/000510086
Respiration; International Review of Thoracic Diseases; Janssens JP, Michel F et. al.

Dec 10th, 2020 - Long-term mechanical ventilation is a well-established treatment for chronic hypercapnic respiratory failure (CHRF). It is aimed at improving CHRF-related symptoms, health-related quality of life, survival, and decreasing hospital admissions. In S...

Position Paper for the State-of-the-Art Application of Respiratory Support in Patients ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7360514
Respiration; International Review of Thoracic Diseases; Pfeifer M, Ewig S et. al.

Jun 21st, 2020 - Against the background of the pandemic caused by infection with the SARS-CoV-2 virus, the German Respiratory Society has appointed experts to develop therapy strategies for COVID-19 patients with acute respiratory failure (ARF). Here we present ke...

Use of Tracheostomy During the COVID-19 Pandemic: American College of Chest Physicians/...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7274948
Chest Lamb CR, Desai NR et. al.

Jun 8th, 2020 - The role of tracheostomy during the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic remains unknown. The goal of this consensus statement is to examine the current evidence for performing tracheostomy in patients with respiratory failure from COVID-1...

Consensus-Based Care Recommendations for Pulmonologists Treating Adults with Myotonic D...
https://doi.org/10.1159/000505634
Respiration; International Review of Thoracic Diseases; Boentert M, Cao M et. al.

Apr 16th, 2020 - Myotonic dystrophy type 1 (DM1) is a severe, progressive genetic disease that affects approximately 1 in 2,500 individuals globally [Ashizawa et al.: Neurol Clin Pract 2018;8(6):507-20]. In patients with DM1, respiratory muscle weakness frequently...

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Drugs  4 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  13,587 results

A rare mutation in the COLQ gene causing congenital myasthenic syndrome with remarkable...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nmd.2020.12.002
Neuromuscular Disorders : NMD; Vidanagamage A, Gooneratne IK et. al.

Jan 25th, 2021 - Congenital myasthenic syndromes (CMS) are genetically determined heterogenous disorders of neuromuscular transmission. We report a rare mutation of COLQ causing CMS in an Asian man that remarkably improved with fluoxetine. A 51-year-old Sri Lankan...

Beyond Frontiers: Feasibility and Outcomes of Prolonged Veno-Venous Extracorporeal Memb...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MAT.0000000000001367
ASAIO Journal (American Society for Artificial Internal O... Rabie AA, Asiri A et. al.

Jan 25th, 2021 - Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) use in acute respiratory failure is increasing. We aim to compare characteristics and outcomes of patients with prolonged (≥21 days) veno-venous (VV) ECMO runs (pECMO), to patients with short (<21 days) V...

SARS-CoV-2 Leakage from the Gas Outlet Port during Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation ...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MAT.0000000000001402
ASAIO Journal (American Society for Artificial Internal O... Ogawa T, Uemura T et. al.

Jan 25th, 2021 - Patients with the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) sometimes develop refractory respiratory failure and may require veno-venous extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (VV-ECMO). It is known that the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 ...

Energy and protein intake in critically ill people with respiratory failure treated by ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nut.2020.111117
Nutrition (Burbank, Los Angeles County, Calif.); Zerbib O, Rattanachaiwong S et. al.

Jan 24th, 2021 - High-flow nasal-cannula (HFNC) oxygen therapy is increasingly used in the management of respiratory distress. Since this treatment may be required for many days and may impair nutritional intake, this study planned to observe the energy and protei...

Multidimensional prognostic index (MPI) predicts non-invasive ventilation failure in ol...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.archger.2020.104327
Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics; Custodero C, Gandolfo F et. al.

Jan 23rd, 2021 - Acute respiratory failure (ARF) is a very common complication among hospitalized older adults. Non-invasive ventilation (NIV) may avoid admission to intensive care units, intubation and their related complication, but still lacks specific indicati...

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News  461 results

Famous Medical Researcher Dies After Receiving Wrong Drug; More
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/943041

Dec 21st, 2020 - "Tragic Circus of Errors," Says Victim's Wife's Attorney An internationally famous cancer scientist suffered respiratory failure and died after a hospital staff member mistakenly administered an overdose of fentanyl. The case triggered a lawsuit a...

CDC Seeks Passengers on Flight Where Man Died of COVID
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/943072

Dec 21st, 2020 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. A United Airlines passenger who became so sick the plane had to make an emergency landing died of acute respiratory failure and COVID-19, accordin...

Trial of Ruxolitinib in COVID-19 Complications Fails: Novartis
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/942573

Dec 14th, 2020 - ZURICH (Reuters) - Novartis said a late-stage clinical trial of ruxolitinib on top of standard therapy showed no significant reduction in severe complications of COVID-19, including death, respiratory failure requiring mechanical ventilation or ad...

Fast Five Quiz: COVID-19 Clinical Keys
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/939436_6

Oct 21st, 2020 - According to NIH guidelines, norepinephrine is recommended as the first-choice vasopressor. For adults with COVID-19 and refractory shock, low-dose corticosteroid therapy ("shock reversal") is recommended above no corticosteroid use. For adults wi...

Fast Five Quiz: Flu Season
https://reference.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/938276

Oct 1st, 2020 - Editor's Note: This article was last updated on October 2, 2020. Disclaimer: The information in this quiz may not be regularly updated. Please review information on the CDC website and in Medscape's coronavirus resource center. Seasonal influenza ...

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Patient Education  4 results see all →