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Research & Reviews  37,647 results

Gelfoam slurry tract occlusion after computed tomography-guided percutaneous lung biops...
https://doi.org/10.1111/1754-9485.13256
Journal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Oncology; Sum R, Lau T et. al.

Jun 14th, 2021 - Computed tomography (CT)-guided lung biopsy is a frequently performed procedure in the diagnostic workup for suspicious lung nodules that can be complicated by pneumothorax. This retrospective study assessed the efficacy of biopsy tract occlusion ...

Skeletal muscle mitochondrial adaptations induced by long-term cigarette smoke exposure.
https://doi.org/10.1152/ajpendo.00544.2020
American Journal of Physiology. Endocrinology and Metabol... Decker ST, Kwon OS et. al.

Jun 14th, 2021 - Because patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) are often physically inactive, it is still unclear whether the lower respiratory capacity in the locomotor muscles of these patients is due to cigarette smoking per se or is second...

5-ITEM MODIFIED FRAILTY INDEX AS A PREOPERATIVE PREDICTOR OF MORBIDITY FOLLOWING MINIMA...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urology.2021.05.050
Urology Goldwag J, Harris A et. al.

Jun 13th, 2021 - To apply the modified frailty index-5 (mFI-5) to those patients undergoing minimally invasive partial nephrectomy (MIPN) to examine the relationship between frailty and postoperative outcomes. Using the American College of Surgeons National Surgic...

Steroid myopathy in a child with diffuse alveolar hemorrhage: a case report.
https://doi.org/10.21037/apm-21-816
Annals of Palliative Medicine; Fang Y, Yuan L et. al.

Jun 13th, 2021 - Steroid myopathy (SM) is a side effect of glucocorticoid administration. Previous reports of SM after glucocorticoid therapy for respiratory diseases have focused on asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in adults or adolescents. To our...

Case Report Detailing an Inferior Myocardial Infarction, Third-Degree Heart Block, and ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8197531
Journal of Emergency Nursing; Amlerova J, Šroubek J et. al.

Jun 12th, 2021 - Certain conditions such as common mental disorders (CMDs), functional limitation (FL) and poor diet quality may affect the lives of individuals who suffer from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). This study sought to examine time trends ...

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Guidelines  95 results

Long-Term Noninvasive Ventilation in Chronic Stable Hypercapnic Chronic Obstructive Pul...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7427384
American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine; Macrea M, Oczkowski S et. al.

Aug 16th, 2020 - Background: Noninvasive ventilation (NIV) is used for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and chronic hypercapnia. However, evidence for clinical efficacy and optimal management of therapy is limited.Target Audience: Patient...

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...

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  201 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  39,387 results

Fluticasone propionate and salmeterol diskus - fluticasone propionate and salmeterol powder-A-S Medication Solutions
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=2dfadeac-6599-41c5-8e25-5f78cba17f00

Jun 15th, 2021 - Fluticasone Propionate/Salmeterol DISKUS is a combination product containing a corticosteroid and a long-acting beta2-adrenergic agonist (LABA) indicated for: •Twice-daily treatment of asthma in patients aged 4 years and older. (1.1) •Maintenance ...

Gelfoam slurry tract occlusion after computed tomography-guided percutaneous lung biops...
https://doi.org/10.1111/1754-9485.13256
Journal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Oncology; Sum R, Lau T et. al.

Jun 14th, 2021 - Computed tomography (CT)-guided lung biopsy is a frequently performed procedure in the diagnostic workup for suspicious lung nodules that can be complicated by pneumothorax. This retrospective study assessed the efficacy of biopsy tract occlusion ...

Skeletal muscle mitochondrial adaptations induced by long-term cigarette smoke exposure.
https://doi.org/10.1152/ajpendo.00544.2020
American Journal of Physiology. Endocrinology and Metabol... Decker ST, Kwon OS et. al.

Jun 14th, 2021 - Because patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) are often physically inactive, it is still unclear whether the lower respiratory capacity in the locomotor muscles of these patients is due to cigarette smoking per se or is second...

5-ITEM MODIFIED FRAILTY INDEX AS A PREOPERATIVE PREDICTOR OF MORBIDITY FOLLOWING MINIMA...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urology.2021.05.050
Urology Goldwag J, Harris A et. al.

Jun 13th, 2021 - To apply the modified frailty index-5 (mFI-5) to those patients undergoing minimally invasive partial nephrectomy (MIPN) to examine the relationship between frailty and postoperative outcomes. Using the American College of Surgeons National Surgic...

Steroid myopathy in a child with diffuse alveolar hemorrhage: a case report.
https://doi.org/10.21037/apm-21-816
Annals of Palliative Medicine; Fang Y, Yuan L et. al.

Jun 13th, 2021 - Steroid myopathy (SM) is a side effect of glucocorticoid administration. Previous reports of SM after glucocorticoid therapy for respiratory diseases have focused on asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in adults or adolescents. To our...

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News  2,093 results

COPD in Younger Adults Deadlier Than Expected
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/951826

May 24th, 2021 - Adults in their 30s, 40s and 50s with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) experience significant morbidity and excess mortality from the disease, results of a population-based study show. Among adults aged 35-55 years with COPD in Ontario...

Patients With Moderate COPD Also Benefit From Triple Therapy
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/951823

May 24th, 2021 - The benefits of a triple fixed-dose inhaled corticosteroid, long-acting muscarinic antagonist, and long-acting beta2 agonist combination extend to patients with moderate as well as severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). That's accord...

Sex Differences in COPD Symptoms Predict Cardiac Comorbidity
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/951460

May 18th, 2021 - Sex-specific differences in the severity of symptoms and prevalence of comorbidities in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) may point to different criteria for diagnosing cardiac comorbidities in women and men, a retrospecti...

Worse Outcomes for Patients With COPD and COVID-19
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/951356

May 17th, 2021 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. A study of COVID-19 outcomes across the United States bolsters reports from China and Europe that indicate that patients with chronic obstructive ...

Unhealthy Sleep Behaviours May Increase the Risk of Shortened Healthspan
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/951000

May 11th, 2021 - A new prospective cohort study published in the journal  Sleep and Breathing suggests that certain unhealthy sleep behaviours are associated with a higher risk of shortened healthspan. Researchers determined the associations between four sleep beh...

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Patient Education  25 results see all →