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Research & Reviews  34,295 results

Epithelial-mesenchymal crosstalk in COPD: An update from in vitro model studies.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biocel.2020.105775
The International Journal of Biochemistry & Cell Biology; Osei ET, Hackett TL

May 31st, 2020 - Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary disease (COPD) involves airway inflammation and remodeling leading to small airways disease and emphysema, which results in irreversible airflow obstruction. During lung development, reciprocal interactions between th...

Single Lung Transplant vs Double Lung Transplant: A Single-Center Experience With Parti...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.transproceed.2020.03.046
Transplantation Proceedings; Antończyk R, Stącel T et. al.

May 31st, 2020 - Lung transplant remains the only viable treatment for certain patients with end-stage lung diseases. Such patients can become either single or double lung recipients. The 2 procedures are associated with specific risks and benefits. The aim of the...

The effects of hidden female smokers on the association between smoking and chronic obs...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pulmoe.2020.04.017
Pulmonology Ock HS, Hwang SW et. al.

May 31st, 2020 - Smoking is an important causative factor of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), and females are considered more susceptible to the effects of smoking than males. However, in previous Korean studies, the effects of sex differences on the ...

How to Stage Airflow Limitation in Stable Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Male Pa...
https://doi.org/10.1177/1557988320922630
American Journal of Men's Health; Anane I, Guezguez F et. al.

May 31st, 2020 - No study has evaluated the utility of different classifications of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) airflow limitation (AFL) in terms of the refined "ABCD" classification of the Global Initiative for Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease (G...

C-reactive protein point of care testing: the answer to antibiotic prescribing in ambul...
https://doi.org/10.1080/17476348.2020.1776611
Expert Review of Respiratory Medicine; Llor C, Miravitlles M

May 31st, 2020 - C-reactive protein point of care testing: the answer to antibiotic prescribing in ambulatory patients with exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease?|2020|Llor C,Miravitlles M,|

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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  187 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  36,777 results

Epithelial-mesenchymal crosstalk in COPD: An update from in vitro model studies.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biocel.2020.105775
The International Journal of Biochemistry & Cell Biology; Osei ET, Hackett TL

May 31st, 2020 - Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary disease (COPD) involves airway inflammation and remodeling leading to small airways disease and emphysema, which results in irreversible airflow obstruction. During lung development, reciprocal interactions between th...

Single Lung Transplant vs Double Lung Transplant: A Single-Center Experience With Parti...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.transproceed.2020.03.046
Transplantation Proceedings; Antończyk R, Stącel T et. al.

May 31st, 2020 - Lung transplant remains the only viable treatment for certain patients with end-stage lung diseases. Such patients can become either single or double lung recipients. The 2 procedures are associated with specific risks and benefits. The aim of the...

The effects of hidden female smokers on the association between smoking and chronic obs...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pulmoe.2020.04.017
Pulmonology Ock HS, Hwang SW et. al.

May 31st, 2020 - Smoking is an important causative factor of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), and females are considered more susceptible to the effects of smoking than males. However, in previous Korean studies, the effects of sex differences on the ...

How to Stage Airflow Limitation in Stable Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Male Pa...
https://doi.org/10.1177/1557988320922630
American Journal of Men's Health; Anane I, Guezguez F et. al.

May 31st, 2020 - No study has evaluated the utility of different classifications of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) airflow limitation (AFL) in terms of the refined "ABCD" classification of the Global Initiative for Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease (G...

C-reactive protein point of care testing: the answer to antibiotic prescribing in ambul...
https://doi.org/10.1080/17476348.2020.1776611
Expert Review of Respiratory Medicine; Llor C, Miravitlles M

May 31st, 2020 - C-reactive protein point of care testing: the answer to antibiotic prescribing in ambulatory patients with exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease?|2020|Llor C,Miravitlles M,|

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News  2,847 results

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...

Increased Risk of Lung Cancer With COPD, Even in Never Smokers
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/928297

Apr 6th, 2020 - The risk of lung cancer in never smokers who develop chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is actually higher than it is in ever smokers who do not have COPD, an observational cohort study has shown. Patients with COPD who had never smoked ...

Fast Five Quiz: COPD Key Aspects
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/927430

Apr 1st, 2020 - Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a lung disease characterized by reduced airflow. Patients typically have symptoms of chronic bronchitis and emphysema, but the classic triad also includes asthma. COPD symptoms include worsening brea...

Stronger links forged between RA and asthma, COPD
https://www.mdedge.com/clinicianreviews/article/219581/rheumatoid-arthritis/stronger-links-forged-between-ra-and-asthma?channel=290
Andrew D. Bowser

Mar 25th, 2020 - Asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease were both linked to an increased risk of rheumatoid arthritis in a recent large, prospective cohort study, researchers have reported, which adds to a growing body of evidence that airway inflammatio.

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Patient Education  27 results see all →