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ALLMedicine™ High-altitude Pulmonary Edema Center

Research & Reviews  157 results

High-altitude Illnesses and Air Travel: Pediatric Considerations.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pcl.2020.09.015
Pediatric Clinics of North America; Villca N, Asturizaga A et. al.

Nov 24th, 2020 - Healthy children may present acute mountain sickness (AMS) within a few hours after arrival at high altitudes. In few cases, serious complications may occur, including high-altitude pulmonary edema and rarely high-altitude cerebral edema. Those wi...

Point-of-care ultrasound diagnosis of community-acquired pneumonia in a high-altitude, ...
https://doi.org/10.1080/10903127.2020.1852352
Prehospital Emergency Care : Official Journal of the National Association of EMS Physicians and the National Association of State EMS Directors; Holthof N, Wipplinger F et. al.

Nov 19th, 2020 - Point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS) for the evaluation of patients with suspected high-altitude pulmonary edema can be a useful tool in remote, high-altitude areas. The same technique, however, can also yield high differential diagnostic accuracy for...

Shorter telomere length, higher telomerase activity in association with tankyrase gene ...
https://doi.org/10.1093/hmg/ddaa205
Human Molecular Genetics; Miglani M, Rain M et. al.

Sep 11th, 2020 - High-altitude pulmonary edema (HAPE) is a noncardiogenic form of pulmonary edema, which is induced upon exposure to hypobaric hypoxia at high altitude (HA). Hypobaric hypoxia generates reactive oxygen species that may damage telomeres and disturb ...

Oxygen availability in a HAPE-positive and a HAPE-negative woman before and during a vi...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.resp.2020.103513
Respiratory Physiology & Neurobiology; Kleinsasser A, Treml B et. al.

Aug 3rd, 2020 - Testing the hypoxic ventilatory response (HVR) at low-altitude helps to detect those who do not hyperventilate appropriately in hypoxia but might not necessarily predict the HVR and the risk to develop acute mountain sickness (AMS) at high altitud...

COVID-19 Lung Injury and High-Altitude Pulmonary Edema. A False Equation with Dangerous...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7393782
Annals of the American Thoracic Society; Luks AM, Swenson ER

Jul 31st, 2020 - Amid efforts to care for the large number of patients with coronavirus disease (COVID-19), there has been considerable speculation about whether the lung injury seen in these patients is different than acute respiratory distress syndrome from othe...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  167 results

High-altitude Illnesses and Air Travel: Pediatric Considerations.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pcl.2020.09.015
Pediatric Clinics of North America; Villca N, Asturizaga A et. al.

Nov 24th, 2020 - Healthy children may present acute mountain sickness (AMS) within a few hours after arrival at high altitudes. In few cases, serious complications may occur, including high-altitude pulmonary edema and rarely high-altitude cerebral edema. Those wi...

Point-of-care ultrasound diagnosis of community-acquired pneumonia in a high-altitude, ...
https://doi.org/10.1080/10903127.2020.1852352
Prehospital Emergency Care : Official Journal of the National Association of EMS Physicians and the National Association of State EMS Directors; Holthof N, Wipplinger F et. al.

Nov 19th, 2020 - Point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS) for the evaluation of patients with suspected high-altitude pulmonary edema can be a useful tool in remote, high-altitude areas. The same technique, however, can also yield high differential diagnostic accuracy for...

Shorter telomere length, higher telomerase activity in association with tankyrase gene ...
https://doi.org/10.1093/hmg/ddaa205
Human Molecular Genetics; Miglani M, Rain M et. al.

Sep 11th, 2020 - High-altitude pulmonary edema (HAPE) is a noncardiogenic form of pulmonary edema, which is induced upon exposure to hypobaric hypoxia at high altitude (HA). Hypobaric hypoxia generates reactive oxygen species that may damage telomeres and disturb ...

Oxygen availability in a HAPE-positive and a HAPE-negative woman before and during a vi...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.resp.2020.103513
Respiratory Physiology & Neurobiology; Kleinsasser A, Treml B et. al.

Aug 3rd, 2020 - Testing the hypoxic ventilatory response (HVR) at low-altitude helps to detect those who do not hyperventilate appropriately in hypoxia but might not necessarily predict the HVR and the risk to develop acute mountain sickness (AMS) at high altitud...

COVID-19 Lung Injury and High-Altitude Pulmonary Edema. A False Equation with Dangerous...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7393782
Annals of the American Thoracic Society; Luks AM, Swenson ER

Jul 31st, 2020 - Amid efforts to care for the large number of patients with coronavirus disease (COVID-19), there has been considerable speculation about whether the lung injury seen in these patients is different than acute respiratory distress syndrome from othe...

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News  3 results

COVID-19 Daily: Vent Debate Continues, Screening for Taste/Smell
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/929161

Apr 20th, 2020 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. Here are the coronavirus stories Medscape's editors around the globe think you need to know about today:  Ventilation Debate Continues Some physic...

Physicians Push Back on Treating COVID-19 as HAPE
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/929131

Apr 20th, 2020 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. For Luanne Freer, MD, an expert in high-altitude pulmonary edema (HAPE) and founder and director of Everest ER, a nonprofit seasonal clinic at the...

Is Protocol-Driven COVID-19 Ventilation Doing More Harm Than Good?
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/928236

Apr 5th, 2020 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's  Coronavirus Resource Center. Physicians in the COVID-19 trenches are beginning to question whether standard respiratory therapy protocols for Acute Respiratory Distress Syndr...

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Patient Education  2 results see all →