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Research & Reviews  14,538 results

MUC5B regulates goblet cell differentiation and reduces inflammation in a murine COPD m...
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12931-021-01920-8
Respiratory Research; Huang X, Guan W et. al.

Jan 20th, 2022 - Airway mucus hypersecretion is one of the important pathological features of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). MUC5B is the main mucin expressed in the airways of COPD patients and has been indicated to play an important role in airway...

The effects of medications for treating COPD and allied conditions on stroke: a populat...
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41533-021-00267-3
NPJ Primary Care Respiratory Medicine; Shen AL, Lin HL et. al.

Jan 19th, 2022 - Patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) are at higher risk of stroke. This study aimed to investigate the clinical factors of stroke risk in COPD and allied conditions patients and associations between medications for treating C...

Optimizing quality of care in patients admitted with chronic obstructive pulmonary dise...
https://doi.org/10.1177/14799731211073348
Chronic Respiratory Disease; Tsao M, Laikijrung C et. al.

Jan 19th, 2022 - Objectives: Adherence to Global Initiative for Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease (GOLD) guidelines in acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (AECOPD) treatment is variable in the inpatient setting. This study evaluates appropri...

Early symptom recognition and symptom management among exacerbation COPD patients: A qu...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apnr.2021.151522
Applied Nursing Research : ANR; Chatreewatanakul B, Othaganont P et. al.

Jan 18th, 2022 - An acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (AECOPD) is the most cause of deaths in COPD patient. It induces COPD patients often end in unexpected or unpredictable death. The purposes were to explore the lived experiences of sym...

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Guidelines  21 results

Appropriate Use of Short-Course Antibiotics in Common Infections: Best Practice Advice ...
https://doi.org/10.7326/M20-7355
Annals of Internal Medicine; Lee RA, Centor RM et. al.

Apr 6th, 2021 - Antimicrobial overuse is a major health care issue that contributes to antibiotic resistance. Such overuse includes unnecessarily long durations of antibiotic therapy in patients with common bacterial infections, such as acute bronchitis with chro...

Long-Term Mechanical Ventilation: Recommendations of the Swiss Society of Pulmonology.
https://doi.org/10.1159/000510086
Respiration; International Review of Thoracic Diseases; Janssens JP, Michel F et. al.

Dec 11th, 2020 - Long-term mechanical ventilation is a well-established treatment for chronic hypercapnic respiratory failure (CHRF). It is aimed at improving CHRF-related symptoms, health-related quality of life, survival, and decreasing hospital admissions. In S...

Long-Term Noninvasive Ventilation in Chronic Stable Hypercapnic Chronic Obstructive Pul...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7427384
American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine; Macrea M, Oczkowski S et. al.

Aug 17th, 2020 - Background: Noninvasive ventilation (NIV) is used for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and chronic hypercapnia. However, evidence for clinical efficacy and optimal management of therapy is limited.Target Audience: Patient...

Adult Patients with Respiratory Distress: Current Evidence-based Recommendations for Pr...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7390576
The Western Journal of Emergency Medicine; Hodroge SS, Glenn M et. al.

Jul 30th, 2020 - We developed evidence-based recommendations for prehospital evaluation and treatment of adult patients with respiratory distress. These recommendations are compared with current protocols used by the 33 local emergency medical services agencies (L...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Chronic Dyspnea-Noncardiovascular Origin.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2018.09.015
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , McComb BL et. al.

Nov 6th, 2018 - Chronic dyspnea may result from a variety of disorders of cardiovascular, pulmonary, gastrointestinal, neuromuscular, systemic, and psychogenic etiology. This article discusses guidelines for the initial imaging of six variants for chronic dyspnea...

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Drugs  126 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  938 results

Internet-based Cognitive-behavioral Treatment for Insomnia in COPD Patients Undergoing Pulmonary Rehabilitation
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04700098

Jan 13th, 2022 - Veterans with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) are a vulnerable group for developing insomnia. Pulmonary rehabilitation is a key component of COPD management, yet it does not address sleep. Comorbid insomnia may interfere with Veterans...

MUC1 Vaccine in Preventing Lung Cancer in Current and Former Smokers at High Risk for Lung Cancer
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03300817

Jan 13th, 2022 - PRIMARY OBJECTIVES: I. Immunogenicity of the vaccine, assessed at week 12, based on the increase in IgG anti-MUC1 antibody titer over the pre-vaccination levels. II. Safety, assessed throughout the trial and continued observation for 24 weeks. SEC...

Cardiovascular Rehabilitation and Reeducation (CVRR) in Patients With Cardiac Pathologies and the 6-minute Stepper Test
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04699136

Jan 13th, 2022 - The 6-minute stepper test (ST6) is an test used and validated in patients with respiratory disorders (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) in order to evaluate their tolerance to exercise. It is well tolerated and reproducible in these patients,...

Evaluation of High Velocity Nasal Insufflation in Management of Respiratory Failure in Patients With Overlap Syndrome
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05190458

Jan 13th, 2022 - Overlap syndrome (OVS) is the concurrence of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), and is associated with poor outcomes. COPD and obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA) are highly prevalent and different clinical ...

Perioperative Myocardial Ischemia: Troponin Monitoring,Cost-effectiveness, Insights Into Pathophysiology
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03438448

Jan 12th, 2022 - The study consists of four sub studies Troponin monitoring implementation - Sub study A Preoperative and postoperative hs-cTnT threshold - Sub study B Economic analysis - Sub study C Advanced cardiac imaging case-control study - Sub study D Study ...

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News  1,616 results

Are Jam-Packed Days for Hospitalists Bad for Older Patients?
https://www.medpagetoday.com/hospitalbasedmedicine/hospitalists/96767

Jan 20th, 2022 - Outcomes for older patients were similar regardless of whether or not hospitalists were having their busiest days, a large national study using data from 2018 found. Among older Medicare recipients (mean age 80), those admitted on hospitalists' bu...

Association of Osteoporosis with CVD, Respiratory Disease and Cancer
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/966730

Jan 18th, 2022 - Takeaway Men with osteoporosis had a higher risk of all-cause mortality and a higher incidence of and mortality from cardiovascular disease (CVD) and respiratory diseases, including chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Osteoporosis had si...

Simple Screening Test for COPD Could Reduce Global Burden of Undiagnosed Disease
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/966407

Jan 11th, 2022 - Undiagnosed but clinically significant chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) may be widespread in many low- and middle-income countries, according to a large international study led by researchers at University College London (UCL). But the...

Exercise Easier With Ventilation in Severe COPD
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/965952

Jan 4th, 2022 - Noninvasive ventilation (NIV) delivered using a ventilator and a full-face mask during exercise reduced dynamic hyperinflation (DH) and improved exercise duration compared with no NIV in patients with severe and very severe chronic obstructive pul...

Expanded Lung Cancer Screening Criteria Would Boost Survival Outcomes
https://www.onclive.com/view/expanded-lung-cancer-screening-criteria-would-boost-survival-outcomes

Jan 3rd, 2022 - Under a draft recommendation proposed by the US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF), individuals who are at a high risk for developing lung cancer because of their smoking history would begin annual screening with low-dose computed tomography ...

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Patient Education  17 results see all →