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Research & Reviews  12,716 results

Spatial Dependence of CT Emphysema in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Quantified ...
https://doi.org/10.1148/radiol.2021210198
Radiology Virdee S, Tan WC et. al.

Sep 15th, 2021 - Background Existing CT emphysema measurements quantify the extent or clustering of emphysema voxels in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD); however, these measurements do not quantify how those voxels are clustered. Purpose To develop a C...

Aerosol drug-delivery and short-term clinical outcomes of suboptimal peak inspiratory f...
https://doi.org/10.1111/ijcp.14845
International Journal of Clinical Practice; Harb HS, Ibrahim Laz N et. al.

Sep 15th, 2021 - Suboptimal peak inspiratory flow rate (PIFR) is highly prevalent in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) patients owing to the mismatch of their own PIFR with the corresponding inhaler-device resistance. This study aimed to evaluate aeroso...

Evaluation of Blood Markers at Admission for Predicting Community Acquired Pneumonia in...
https://doi.org/10.1080/15412555.2021.1976739
COPD Gao S, Duan Y et. al.

Sep 14th, 2021 - Acute exacerbations of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (AECOPD) and community acquired pneumonia (CAP) are two common acute attacks in COPD patients and it is not always easy to determine whether a COPD patient at admission has parenchymal i...

The Inflammatory Response Induced by RELMβ Upregulates IL-8 and IL-1β Expression in Bro...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8421257
International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Di... Che L, Yu C et. al.

Sep 14th, 2021 - Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is associated with a complex inflammatory regulatory network. Resistin-like molecule β (RELMβ) is highly expressed in the lungs of COPD patients. We aimed to investigate the proinflammatory effect of RE...

Characterization Associated with the Frequent Severe Exacerbator Phenotype in COPD Pati...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8416186
International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Di... Wu YK, Su WL et. al.

Sep 14th, 2021 - Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a chronic inflammatory disease with exacerbations causing hospitalizations, morbidity, and mortality. COPD exacerbation causes a substantial health impact, and its subtypes might differ in prognosis ...

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Guidelines  19 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  122 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  46 results

Turkish Version of the Individual Knowledge Statement Questionnaire of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05036057

Sep 5th, 2021 - The socio-demographic characteristics of the patients and their relatives will be obtained by asking to them by mutual interview method. A disease-specific test, the COPD Assessment Test (CAT), will be used to assess patients' own health, and the ...

The Effect of Education Based on the Chronic Care Model in COPD Patients
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05029557

Sep 2nd, 2021 - Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease is a major global healthcare problem with its high prevalence, increasing incidence (partly due to population aging), and major serious personal, social, and economic costs. Individuals who have COPD require a...

Exploration of the VOLATOLOM in the Stable Severe COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05029349

Aug 31st, 2021 - After being informed about the study, all patients giving written informed consent and meeting the eligibility criteria will undergo 4 visits spaced 4 to 6 weeks apart. The first visit V1 will be about 45 minutes duration. The others ones (V2 to V...

Spinal Structure and Mobility in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05021068

Aug 30th, 2021 - Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is a preventable and treatable disease characterized by irreversible airway limitation. In recent studies with musculoskeletal system disorders in chronic respiratory patients, it has been reported that...

GOLD 0 - DLCO 1: A Look Beyond the Obstruction. Is Spirometry Enough for COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) Screening?
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05016466

Aug 23rd, 2021 - This is a multicenter observational prospective study in smokers or ex-smokers with cumulative exposure ≥ 10 a / p (years / pack) with respiratory symptoms and presenting a normal spirometry. The patients who sign the corresponding informed consen...

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News  1,233 results

Patients With Moderate COPD Also Benefit From Triple Therapy
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/951823

May 25th, 2021 - The benefits of a triple fixed-dose inhaled corticosteroid, long-acting muscarinic antagonist, and long-acting beta2 agonist combination extend to patients with moderate as well as severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). That's accord...

COPD in Younger Adults Deadlier Than Expected
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/951826

May 25th, 2021 - Adults in their 30s, 40s and 50s with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) experience significant morbidity and excess mortality from the disease, results of a population-based study show. Among adults aged 35-55 years with COPD in Ontario...

Sex Differences in COPD Symptoms Predict Cardiac Comorbidity
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/951460

May 19th, 2021 - Sex-specific differences in the severity of symptoms and prevalence of comorbidities in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) may point to different criteria for diagnosing cardiac comorbidities in women and men, a retrospecti...

Worse Outcomes for Patients With COPD and COVID-19
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/951356

May 18th, 2021 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. A study of COVID-19 outcomes across the United States bolsters reports from China and Europe that indicate that patients with chronic obstructive ...

Unhealthy Sleep Behaviours May Increase the Risk of Shortened Healthspan
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/951000

May 12th, 2021 - A new prospective cohort study published in the journal  Sleep and Breathing suggests that certain unhealthy sleep behaviours are associated with a higher risk of shortened healthspan. Researchers determined the associations between four sleep beh...

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Patient Education  5 results see all →