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Research & Reviews  36,787 results

Systemic Galectin-3 in Smokers with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease and Chronic B...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7903965
International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Di... Sundqvist M, Andelid K et. al.

Mar 1st, 2021 - The carbohydrate-binding protein Galectin-3 is increased in several inflammatory diseases and has recently been forwarded as a systemic biomarker in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). In this longitudinal study, we characterized the lev...

Pulmonary Rehabilitation in a Post-COVID-19 World: Telerehabilitation as a New Standard...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7903963
International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Di... Tsutsui M, Gerayeli F et. al.

Mar 1st, 2021 - Pulmonary rehabilitation (PR) is effective in reducing symptoms and improving health status, and exercise tolerance of patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). The coronavirus disease 19 (COVID-19) pandemic has greatly impacted ...

Effects of Simvastatin on Tissue Factor Pathway of Blood Coagulation in STATCOPE (Simva...
https://doi.org/10.1111/jth.15282
Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis : JTH; Rao AK, Del Carpio-Cano F et. al.

Feb 27th, 2021 - Statins are widely used to lower lipids and reduce cardiovascular events. In vitro studies and small studies in patients with hyperlipidemias show statins inhibit tissue factor (TF) and blood coagulation mechanisms. We assessed the effects of simv...

Using the Medication Adherence Reasons Scale (MAR-Scale) in asthma and chronic obstruct...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rmed.2021.106337
Respiratory Medicine; Unni EJ, Gupta S et. al.

Feb 27th, 2021 - Adherence to medications for asthma and COPD can reduce exacerbation rates, decrease healthcare costs, and improve health-related quality of life. In spite of the advantages to treatment adherence, individuals with asthma and COPD often fail to ta...

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Guidelines  95 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 22nd, 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  199 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  38,493 results

Systemic Galectin-3 in Smokers with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease and Chronic B...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7903965
International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Di... Sundqvist M, Andelid K et. al.

Mar 1st, 2021 - The carbohydrate-binding protein Galectin-3 is increased in several inflammatory diseases and has recently been forwarded as a systemic biomarker in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). In this longitudinal study, we characterized the lev...

Pulmonary Rehabilitation in a Post-COVID-19 World: Telerehabilitation as a New Standard...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7903963
International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Di... Tsutsui M, Gerayeli F et. al.

Mar 1st, 2021 - Pulmonary rehabilitation (PR) is effective in reducing symptoms and improving health status, and exercise tolerance of patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). The coronavirus disease 19 (COVID-19) pandemic has greatly impacted ...

Effects of Simvastatin on Tissue Factor Pathway of Blood Coagulation in STATCOPE (Simva...
https://doi.org/10.1111/jth.15282
Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis : JTH; Rao AK, Del Carpio-Cano F et. al.

Feb 27th, 2021 - Statins are widely used to lower lipids and reduce cardiovascular events. In vitro studies and small studies in patients with hyperlipidemias show statins inhibit tissue factor (TF) and blood coagulation mechanisms. We assessed the effects of simv...

Using the Medication Adherence Reasons Scale (MAR-Scale) in asthma and chronic obstruct...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rmed.2021.106337
Respiratory Medicine; Unni EJ, Gupta S et. al.

Feb 27th, 2021 - Adherence to medications for asthma and COPD can reduce exacerbation rates, decrease healthcare costs, and improve health-related quality of life. In spite of the advantages to treatment adherence, individuals with asthma and COPD often fail to ta...

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News  2,063 results

Patients With Asthma and COPD Lost Ground in Accessing Care
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/946236

Feb 21st, 2021 - Over the past 20 years, patients with asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) have seen next to no improvement in problems of delayed care because of cost or unaffordable medications, despite wider insurance coverage since the pass...

Inhaled Hyaluronan May Bring Sigh of Relief to COPD Patients
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/945657

Feb 10th, 2021 - Aerosolized high-molecular-weight hyaluronan (HMW-HA) may improve acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), findings of a new study suggest. HMW-HA was associated with a significantly shorter duration of noninvasive posi...

Are Patients With COPD More Vulnerable to COVID-19?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/944492

Jan 27th, 2021 - The Global Strategy for the Diagnosis, Management, and Prevention of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (GOLD) Science Committee recently released a report on COVID-19 and COPD. The committee does a great job of providing timely, consensus-base...

COPD: Withdrawal of ICS vs Continuation of Triple Therapy (LAMA/LABA/ICS)
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/944680

Jan 27th, 2021 - Takeaway In patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), composed mostly of infrequent exacerbators, discontinuation of inhaled corticosteroid (ICS) from triple therapy (TT; long-acting muscarinic antagonist [LAMA]+long-acting beta2...

Asthma-COPD Overlap: Patients Have High Disease Burden
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/944179

Jan 14th, 2021 - Patients with asthma–chronic obstructive pulmonary disease overlap (ACO) experienced a higher burden of disease than patients with either asthma or COPD alone, a recent study has found. Approximately 20% of chronic obstructive airway disease cases...

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Patient Education  25 results see all →