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Research & Reviews  4,909 results

Chemical multi-fingerprinting of exogenous ultrafine particles in human serum and pleur...
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-020-16427-x
Nature Communications; Lu D, Luo Q et. al.

May 23rd, 2020 - Ambient particulate matter pollution is one of the leading causes of global disease burden. Epidemiological studies have revealed the connections between particulate exposure and cardiovascular and respiratory diseases. However, until now, the rea...

A Case of Coronavirus Infection Incidentally Found on FDG PET/CT Scan.
https://doi.org/10.1097/RLU.0000000000003084
Clinical Nuclear Medicine; Doroudinia A, Tavakoli M

May 20th, 2020 - We present a highly suspicious case of COVID-19 infection, incidentally found on F-FDG PET/CT images. Patient was scanned on February, 25, 2020, when COVID-19 outbreak was unrecognized in our country. She admitted having recent occasional dry coug...

May the initial CT scan predict the occurrence of delayed hemothorax in blunt chest tra...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00068-020-01391-4
European Journal of Trauma and Emergency Surgery : Official Publication of the European Trauma Society; Gonzalez G, Robert C et. al.

May 20th, 2020 - To assess the impact of delayed hemothorax on outcomes in blunt chest trauma patients without life-threatening condition at admission and characterize the predictive value of predefined anatomical factors for delayed hemothorax. In a single-centre...

Incidence of Pericardial Effusion in Patients with Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer ...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s12325-020-01386-y
Advances in Therapy; Canale ML, Camerini A et. al.

May 19th, 2020 - Cardiovascular toxicity of immunotherapy represents an underreported but potentially fatal side effect. A relatively high incidence of pericardial disease has been noticed in patients with non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). We retrospectively ana...

Better with Ultrasound: Thoracic Ultrasound.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chest.2020.04.052
Chest Hendin A, Koenig S et. al.

May 18th, 2020 - Ultrasound examination of the thorax is superior to chest radiography or physical examination for diagnosing common conditions such as pneumonia, pulmonary edema, pleural effusion, and pneumothorax. The basic skill set is straightforward to learn,...

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Guidelines  5 results

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Pneumonia in the Immunocompetent Child.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2020.01.033
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Chan SS et. al.

May 5th, 2020 - Pneumonia is one of the most common acute infections and the single greatest infectious cause of death in children worldwide. In uncomplicated, community-acquired pneumonia in immunocompetent patients, the diagnosis is clinical and imaging has no ...

Predicting the Risk of Postoperative Pulmonary Complications
https://www.aafp.org/afp/2019/1015/p499.html
American Family Physician;

Oct 14th, 2019 - The incidence of pulmonary complications following major surgery is estimated to be 1% to 23%, with the risk varying based on patient factors and the type of surgery.1 Postoperative pulmonary complications include pneumonia, tracheobronchitis, pul...

Management of Malignant Pleural EffusionsAn Official ATS/STS/STR Clinical Practice Guideline
http://www.thoracic.org/about/newsroom/press-releases/resources/mpe-guideline.pdf
Feller-Kopman, D.

Sep 30th, 2018 - This Guideline, a collaborative effort from theAmerican Thoracic Society, Society of Thoracic Surgeons, andSociety of Thoracic Radiology, aims to provide evidence-basedrecommendations to guide contemporary management of patientswith a malignant pl.

Management of a malignant pleural effusion: British Thoracic Society Pleural Disease Gu...
https://doi.org/10.1136/thx.2010.136994
Thorax Roberts ME, Neville E et. al.

Aug 27th, 2010 - Management of a malignant pleural effusion: British Thoracic Society Pleural Disease Guideline 2010.|2010|Roberts ME,Neville E,Berrisford RG,Antunes G,Ali NJ,|administration & dosage,therapy,methods,therapeutic use,methods,methods,

Investigation of a unilateral pleural effusion in adults: British Thoracic Society Pleu...
https://doi.org/10.1136/thx.2010.136978
Thorax Hooper C, Lee YC et. al.

Aug 27th, 2010 - Investigation of a unilateral pleural effusion in adults: British Thoracic Society Pleural Disease Guideline 2010.|2010|Hooper C,Lee YC,Maskell N, ,|analysis,methods,analysis,analysis,diagnostic imaging,etiology,diagnosis,complications,diagnosis,m...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  5,071 results

Chemical multi-fingerprinting of exogenous ultrafine particles in human serum and pleur...
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-020-16427-x
Nature Communications; Lu D, Luo Q et. al.

May 23rd, 2020 - Ambient particulate matter pollution is one of the leading causes of global disease burden. Epidemiological studies have revealed the connections between particulate exposure and cardiovascular and respiratory diseases. However, until now, the rea...

A Case of Coronavirus Infection Incidentally Found on FDG PET/CT Scan.
https://doi.org/10.1097/RLU.0000000000003084
Clinical Nuclear Medicine; Doroudinia A, Tavakoli M

May 20th, 2020 - We present a highly suspicious case of COVID-19 infection, incidentally found on F-FDG PET/CT images. Patient was scanned on February, 25, 2020, when COVID-19 outbreak was unrecognized in our country. She admitted having recent occasional dry coug...

May the initial CT scan predict the occurrence of delayed hemothorax in blunt chest tra...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00068-020-01391-4
European Journal of Trauma and Emergency Surgery : Official Publication of the European Trauma Society; Gonzalez G, Robert C et. al.

May 20th, 2020 - To assess the impact of delayed hemothorax on outcomes in blunt chest trauma patients without life-threatening condition at admission and characterize the predictive value of predefined anatomical factors for delayed hemothorax. In a single-centre...

Incidence of Pericardial Effusion in Patients with Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer ...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s12325-020-01386-y
Advances in Therapy; Canale ML, Camerini A et. al.

May 19th, 2020 - Cardiovascular toxicity of immunotherapy represents an underreported but potentially fatal side effect. A relatively high incidence of pericardial disease has been noticed in patients with non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). We retrospectively ana...

Better with Ultrasound: Thoracic Ultrasound.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chest.2020.04.052
Chest Hendin A, Koenig S et. al.

May 18th, 2020 - Ultrasound examination of the thorax is superior to chest radiography or physical examination for diagnosing common conditions such as pneumonia, pulmonary edema, pleural effusion, and pneumothorax. The basic skill set is straightforward to learn,...

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News  201 results

Is It More Than a Cold?
https://www.mdedge.com/clinicianreviews/article/212544/emergency-medicine/it-more-cold?channel=127
Nandan R. Hichkad, PA-C, MMSc

Nov 19th, 2019 - ANSWER The radiograph does not demonstrate any evidence of infiltrate or pleural effusion. However, of note is a rather large lytic lesion involving the posterior aspect of the right fourth rib.

Predicting the Risk of Postoperative Pulmonary Complications
https://www.aafp.org/afp/2019/1015/p499.html
American Family Physician;

Oct 14th, 2019 - The incidence of pulmonary complications following major surgery is estimated to be 1% to 23%, with the risk varying based on patient factors and the type of surgery.1 Postoperative pulmonary complications include pneumonia, tracheobronchitis, pul...

Malignant Pleural Effusion: Therapeutic Options and Strategies
https://www.mdedge.com/pulmonary-health-hub/article/207131/pulmonology/malignant-pleural-effusion-therapeutic-options-and/page/0/5?channel=36636

Aug 27th, 2019 - Conclusion MPEs represent advanced stage disease and frequently adversely affect a patient’s quality of life. The treating clinician has access to a variety of therapeutic options, though no single intervention strategy is universally superior in.

Malignant Pleural Effusion: Evaluation and Diagnosis
https://www.mdedge.com/pulmonary-health-hub/article/207124/pulmonology/malignant-pleural-effusion-evaluation-and-diagnosis/page/0/2?channel=36636

Aug 27th, 2019 - Predictors of Recurrence and Prognosis Not all MPEs will progress in size or become symptomatic, and predicting which patients will develop symptoms from their effusions is difficult. Pleural effusions will develop in only a minority of patients w.

A 19-Year-Old Shooting Victim With Complications
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/888178

Jul 7th, 2019 - Editor's Note: The Case Challenge series includes difficult-to-diagnose conditions, some of which are not frequently encountered by most clinicians but are nonetheless important to accurately recognize. Test your diagnostic and treatment skills us...

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Patient Education  2 results see all →