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Research & Reviews  6,859 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...

Emphysema in a Middle-aged Former Smoker.
https://doi.org/10.1513/AnnalsATS.202001-057CC
Annals of the American Thoracic Society; Lowe KE, Hatipoğlu U et. al.

May 29th, 2020 - Emphysema in a Middle-aged Former Smoker.|2020|Lowe KE,Hatipoğlu U,Stoller JK,|

Impacts of Coil Treatment on Anxiety and Depression in Emphysema.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7240628
Canadian Respiratory Journal; Toker Ugurlu T, Ugurlu E

May 26th, 2020 - Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a widespread, preventable, and treatable disease. Emphysema is one of the primary components of COPD and manifests itself via decrease in elastic recoil, hyperinflation, and increase in air trapping....

Studying Effects of Cigarette Smoke on Pseudomonas Infection in Lung Epithelial Cells.
https://doi.org/10.3791/61163
Journal of Visualized Experiments : JoVE; Li T, Long C et. al.

May 25th, 2020 - Cigarette smoking is the major etiological cause for lung emphysema and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Cigarette smoking also promotes susceptibility to bacterial infections in the respiratory system. However, the effects of cigaret...

SARS-CoV-2 pneumonia with subcutaneous emphysema, mediastinal emphysema, and pneumothor...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000020208
Medicine Xiang C, Wu G

May 23rd, 2020 - Since the end of 2019, severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) infection has affected more than 1,000,000 population in the world. Subcutaneous emphysema and pneumothorax are uncommon complications of SARS-CoV-2 pneumonia. Her...

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Guidelines  17 results

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...

Barotrauma - StatPearls
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK482348/
Battisti,A.,et al

Mar 11th, 2019 - Barotrauma is physical tissue damage caused by a pressure difference between an unvented space inside the body and surrounding gas or fluid. The damage is due to shear or overstretching of tissues. As a gas-filled space expands or contracts, it ca...

Endobronchial Coils for Endoscopic Lung Volume Reduction: Best Practice Recommendations...
https://doi.org/10.1159/000490193
Respiration; International Review of Thoracic Diseases; Slebos DJ, Ten Hacken NH et. al.

Jul 10th, 2018 - Endobronchial coils are an additional treatment option for lung volume reduction in patients with severe emphysema. Patient selection should be focused on patients with severe emphysema on optimal medical therapy and with evidence of severe hyperi...

Endoscopic Lung Volume Reduction: An Expert Panel Recommendation - Update 2017.
https://doi.org/10.1159/000479379
Respiration; International Review of Thoracic Diseases; Herth FJF, Slebos DJ et. al.

Aug 17th, 2017 - Interest in endoscopic lung volume reduction (ELVR) technologies for emphysema is consistently growing. In the last couple of months, several endoscopic options (e.g., endo- or intrabronchial valves, coil implants, and thermal vapor ablation) that...

Examination of the Abdomen
https://aasldpubs.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/pdf/10.1002/cld.556
Clinical Liver Disease; Reuben,A.

May 31st, 2016 - Generally, the normal abdominal viscera are not detectable on physical examination, with the possible exceptions of a liver that is pushed down below the costal margin by a diaphragm that is depressed by thoracic disease (such as emphysema and sco...

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Drugs  229 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  7,463 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...

Emphysema in a Middle-aged Former Smoker.
https://doi.org/10.1513/AnnalsATS.202001-057CC
Annals of the American Thoracic Society; Lowe KE, Hatipoğlu U et. al.

May 29th, 2020 - Emphysema in a Middle-aged Former Smoker.|2020|Lowe KE,Hatipoğlu U,Stoller JK,|

Impacts of Coil Treatment on Anxiety and Depression in Emphysema.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7240628
Canadian Respiratory Journal; Toker Ugurlu T, Ugurlu E

May 26th, 2020 - Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a widespread, preventable, and treatable disease. Emphysema is one of the primary components of COPD and manifests itself via decrease in elastic recoil, hyperinflation, and increase in air trapping....

Studying Effects of Cigarette Smoke on Pseudomonas Infection in Lung Epithelial Cells.
https://doi.org/10.3791/61163
Journal of Visualized Experiments : JoVE; Li T, Long C et. al.

May 25th, 2020 - Cigarette smoking is the major etiological cause for lung emphysema and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Cigarette smoking also promotes susceptibility to bacterial infections in the respiratory system. However, the effects of cigaret...

SARS-CoV-2 pneumonia with subcutaneous emphysema, mediastinal emphysema, and pneumothor...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000020208
Medicine Xiang C, Wu G

May 23rd, 2020 - Since the end of 2019, severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) infection has affected more than 1,000,000 population in the world. Subcutaneous emphysema and pneumothorax are uncommon complications of SARS-CoV-2 pneumonia. Her...

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News  435 results

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...

Coronavirus Spreads Fear, Isolation, Death to Elderly Worldwide
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/927239

Mar 22nd, 2020 - (Reuters) - Grace Dowell, a 63-year-old grandmother, has stopped grocery shopping and canceled all her doctor's appointments. No one is allowed into her rural Maryland home. Every piece of mail is disinfected. Dowell decided last week that strict ...

New York governor says 82-year-old woman is state's first COVID-19 death
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-new-york/new-york-governor-says-82-year-old-woman-is-states-first-covid-19-death-idUSKBN2110RP

Mar 14th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters) - An 82-year-old woman who previously suffered from emphysema died at a Manhattan hospital of COVID-19, becoming New York state’s first coronavirus-related death, Governor Andrew Cuomo said on Saturday. The number of cases throu...

Emphysema: Not likely to go away soon
https://www.mdedge.com/pulmonary-health-hub/article/218661/pulmonology/emphysema-not-likely-go-away-soon?channel=28687
Lisa Hack

Mar 9th, 2020 - Useful not only as a clinical overview but also for patient information, lung anatomy in emphysema is provided, as are current statistics on smoking—both cigarettes and vaping—as major causes of emphysema. To see the data in action, start reading.

Vaping increases the risk of lung disease by a third: U.S. study
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-vaping-lungs/vaping-increases-the-risk-of-lung-disease-by-a-third-u-s-study-idUSKBN1YK260

Dec 16th, 2019 - CHICAGO (Reuters) - Using e-cigarettes significantly increases the risk of developing chronic lung conditions such as asthma or emphysema, U.S. researchers said on Monday. FILE PHOTO: A man uses a vape device in this illustration picture, Septembe...

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Patient Education  37 results see all →