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Research & Reviews  34,625 results

Correlation of Clinical Symptoms and Sputum Inflammatory Markers with Air Pollutants in...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7326189
International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease; Guo C, Sun X et. al.

Jul 3rd, 2020 - Short-term exposure to major air pollutants can increase the risk of acute exacerbation in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) patients. However, evidence on the mechanism of acute exacerbation of COPD (AECOPD) caused by air pollutants is...

Early Predictors of Mortality in Patients with COPD, in Relation to Respiratory and Non...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7323789
International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease; Henoch I, Ekberg-Jansson A et. al.

Jul 2nd, 2020 - Both single factors and composite measures have been suggested to predict mortality in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and there is a need to analyze the relative importance of each variable. To explore the predictors of...

Medical Expenditures Attributed to Asthma and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Amo...
https://doi.org/10.15585/mmwr.mm6926a1
MMWR. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report; Syamlal G, Bhattacharya A et. al.

Jul 2nd, 2020 - Asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) are respiratory conditions associated with a significant economic cost among U.S. adults (1,2), and up to 44% of asthma and 50% of COPD cases among adults are associated with workplace exposu...

Genetic impact of CDHR3 on the adult onset of asthma and COPD.
https://doi.org/10.1111/cea.13699
Clinical and Experimental Allergy : Journal of the British Society for Allergy and Clinical Immunology; Shigemasa R, Masuko H et. al.

Jul 2nd, 2020 - Adult-onset asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) are heterogeneous diseases caused by complex gene-environment interactions. A functional single nucleotide polymorphism of cadherin-related family member 3 (CDHR3), known as a rec...

Ultrasound Evaluation of Diaphragm Force Reserve in Patients with Chronic Obstructive P...
https://doi.org/10.1513/AnnalsATS.202002-129OC
Annals of the American Thoracic Society; Rittayamai N, Chuaychoo B et. al.

Jul 1st, 2020 - Diaphragm function is a key determinant of dyspnea in COPD; however, it is rarely assessed in clinical practice. Lung hyperinflation can also impair diaphragm function. Ultrasound can assess the activity, function and the force reserve of the diap...

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Guidelines  91 results

Office Spirometry: Indications and Interpretation
https://www.aafp.org/afp/2020/0315/p362.html
American Family Physician; Langan RC,et al

Mar 14th, 2020 - Approximately 1% to 4% of all visits to primary care offices are for dyspnea.1 The proper use of pulmonary function tests can help differentiate many of the causes of dyspnea, monitor the progression of chronic pulmonary disease, and assess respon...

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: A 2019 Evidence Analysis Center Evidence-Based P...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jand.2019.12.001
Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics; Hanson C, Bowser EK et. al.

Feb 16th, 2020 - Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a progressive lung disorder in which patients are at high risk for both pulmonary and systemic complications of their disease. Medical nutrition therapy by a registered dietitian nutritionist can be ...

Metoprolol for the Prevention of Acute Exacerbations of COPD
https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa1908142
The New England Journal of Medicine; Dransfield,M.,et al

Oct 19th, 2019 - Observational studies suggest that beta-blockers may reduce the risk of exacerbations and death in patients with moderate or severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), but these findings have not been confirmed in randomized trials.

Association Between Muscular Strength and Mortality in Clinical Populations: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
https://www.jamda.com/article/S1525-8610(19)30441-4/fulltext
Journal of the American Medical Directors Association; Jochem C,et al

Sep 30th, 2019 - To assess the relationship between muscular strength measures and mortality in outpatient populations with chronic diseases such as cancer, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, renal disease, and metabolic and vascular diseases, and in criticall...

Head‐to‐head oral prophylactic antibiotic therapy for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
https://www.cochranelibrary.com/cdsr/doi/10.1002/14651858.CD013024.pub2/full
The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews; Threapleton,C.,et al

May 23rd, 2019 - Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD; including chronic bronchitis and emphysema) is a chronic respiratory condition characterised by shortness of breath, cough and recurrent exacerbations. Long‐term antibiotic use may reduce both bacterial...

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Drugs  189 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  37,111 results

Correlation of Clinical Symptoms and Sputum Inflammatory Markers with Air Pollutants in...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7326189
International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease; Guo C, Sun X et. al.

Jul 3rd, 2020 - Short-term exposure to major air pollutants can increase the risk of acute exacerbation in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) patients. However, evidence on the mechanism of acute exacerbation of COPD (AECOPD) caused by air pollutants is...

Early Predictors of Mortality in Patients with COPD, in Relation to Respiratory and Non...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7323789
International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease; Henoch I, Ekberg-Jansson A et. al.

Jul 2nd, 2020 - Both single factors and composite measures have been suggested to predict mortality in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and there is a need to analyze the relative importance of each variable. To explore the predictors of...

Medical Expenditures Attributed to Asthma and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Amo...
https://doi.org/10.15585/mmwr.mm6926a1
MMWR. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report; Syamlal G, Bhattacharya A et. al.

Jul 2nd, 2020 - Asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) are respiratory conditions associated with a significant economic cost among U.S. adults (1,2), and up to 44% of asthma and 50% of COPD cases among adults are associated with workplace exposu...

Genetic impact of CDHR3 on the adult onset of asthma and COPD.
https://doi.org/10.1111/cea.13699
Clinical and Experimental Allergy : Journal of the British Society for Allergy and Clinical Immunology; Shigemasa R, Masuko H et. al.

Jul 2nd, 2020 - Adult-onset asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) are heterogeneous diseases caused by complex gene-environment interactions. A functional single nucleotide polymorphism of cadherin-related family member 3 (CDHR3), known as a rec...

Ultrasound Evaluation of Diaphragm Force Reserve in Patients with Chronic Obstructive P...
https://doi.org/10.1513/AnnalsATS.202002-129OC
Annals of the American Thoracic Society; Rittayamai N, Chuaychoo B et. al.

Jul 1st, 2020 - Diaphragm function is a key determinant of dyspnea in COPD; however, it is rarely assessed in clinical practice. Lung hyperinflation can also impair diaphragm function. Ultrasound can assess the activity, function and the force reserve of the diap...

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News  2,847 results

COPD Exacerbations and Lung Function Decline During Maintenance Therapy
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/932628

Jun 18th, 2020 - Takeaway Exacerbations are associated with a rapid lung function decline among patients with mild to moderate chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) with elevated blood eosinophil count (BEC; ≥350 cells/μL), not treated with inhaled corticos...

By the Numbers: Asthma-COPD Overlap Deaths
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/932075

Jun 9th, 2020 - Death rates for combined asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease declined during 1999-2016, but the risk remains higher among women, compared with men, and in certain occupations, according to a recent report from the Centers for Disease ...

Dysanapsis Linked to COPD in Older Adults
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/932010

Jun 9th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Dysanapsis, a mismatch between airway-tree caliber and lung size, is associated with an increased risk of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) in older adults, according to a retrospective study. "Dysanapsis app...

Age, Lung, Mental Health Problems Can Make Vaping Lung Illness Fatal: CDC
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/929229

Apr 23rd, 2020 - (Reuters Health) - Vapers who died because their lungs were damaged by e-cigarettes were nine times more likely to have chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) than those who were hospitalized for vaping but survived, according to a new analy...

COPD Patients Face Much Higher Risk of Severe COVID-19
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/929265

Apr 23rd, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) have more than four times higher odds of developing severe COVID-19 infection, while current smokers may also be more prone to severe disease, according to a ne...

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Patient Education  27 results see all →