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ALLMedicine™ Emphysema Center

Research & Reviews  2,716 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...

Extensive subcutaneous emphysema in severe asthma.
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2021-245712
BMJ Case Reports; Ikeda T, Kinoshita Y et. al.

Sep 14th, 2021 - Extensive subcutaneous emphysema in severe asthma.|2021|Ikeda T,Kinoshita Y,Kushima H,Ishii H,|

Predicting Respiratory Complications Following Lobectomy Using Quantitative CT Measures...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8428273
International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Di... Kitazawa S, Wijesinghe AI et. al.

Sep 14th, 2021 - In performing surgery for lung cancer, emphysema is a risk factor related to postoperative respiratory complications (PRC). However, few studies have addressed the risk of radiological emphysematous volume affecting PRC. The aim of this study was ...

Sodium tanshinone IIA sulfonate attenuates cigarette smoke extract-induced mitochondria...
https://doi.org/10.1093/toxsci/kfab087
Toxicological Sciences : an Official Journal of the Socie... Guan R, Yao H et. al.

Sep 14th, 2021 - Emphysema is one of the most important phenotypes for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Apoptosis in alveolar epithelial cells (AECs) causes the emphysematous alterations in the smokers and patients with COPD. Sirtuin 1 (SIRT1) is able...

Prediction of lung emphysema in COPD by spirometry and clinical symptoms: results from ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8427948
Respiratory Research; Kellerer C, Jörres RA et. al.

Sep 11th, 2021 - Lung emphysema is an important phenotype of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), and CT scanning is strongly recommended to establish the diagnosis. This study aimed to identify criteria by which physicians with limited technical resource...

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Guidelines  4 results

Expert Statement: Pneumothorax Associated with One-Way Valve Therapy for Emphysema: 202...
https://doi.org/10.1159/000516326
Respiration; International Review of Thoracic Diseases; van Dijk M, Sue R et. al.

Jun 2nd, 2021 - For selected patients with advanced emphysema, bronchoscopic lung volume reduction with one-way valves can lead to clinically relevant improvements of airflow obstruction, hyperinflation, exercise capacity, and quality of life. The most common com...

Joint Statement of the German Respiratory Society and German Society of Thoracic Surger...
https://doi.org/10.1159/000511599
Respiration; International Review of Thoracic Diseases; Gesierich WJ, Darwiche K et. al.

Jan 8th, 2021 - Interventional treatment of emphysema offers a wide range of surgical and endoscopic options for patients with advanced disease. Multidisciplinary collaboration of pulmonology, thoracic surgery, and imaging disciplines in patient selection, therap...

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 11th, 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...

Alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency targeted testing and augmentation therapy: a Canadian Th...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3373286
Canadian Respiratory Journal; Marciniuk DD, Hernandez P et. al.

Apr 27th, 2012 - Alpha-1 antitrypsin (A1AT) functions primarily to inhibit neutrophil elastase, and deficiency predisposes individuals to the development of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Severe A1AT deficiency occurs in one in 5000 to one in 5500 o...

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Drugs  150 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  5 results

Classification of COVID-19 Infection in Posteroanterior Chest X-rays
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04358536

Apr 24th, 2020 - The December 2019 outbreak of COVID-19 has now evolved into a public health emergency of global concern. Given the rapid spread of infection, the rapid depletion of hospital resources due to high influxes of patients, and the current absence of sp...

Measuring Cognitive Enhancement During Hyperbaric Oxygen Treatments
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04358796

Apr 24th, 2020 - The aim of the current study was to examine the effect of short-term HBOT on a range of cognitive abilities. The current study examined whether there is a HBOT-related short-term cognitive improvement and, if so, what specific cognitive abilities ...

Broccoli Sprout Extracts Trial to See if NRF2 is Enhanced by Sulforaphane Treatment in Patients With COPD
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01335971

May 19th, 2017 - Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is a major cause of morbidity and mortality in the United States and is a growing cause of chronic disease internationally. Presently, there are limited treatment options for this disease to modify the ...

Special Drug Use Investigation for ADOAIR DISKUS COPD (Salmeterol and Fluticasone)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01332409

Jun 10th, 2013 - To investigate possible problems or questions in safety and effectiveness of salmeterol and fluticasone in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (bronchitis chronic / emphysema). In this special drug use investigation, onset of pneum...

Effectiveness of Different Exercise Training Programs to the Profile of COPD Patients
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01336283

Apr 15th, 2011 - Population: Patients with COPD diagnosed according to criteria established by the ATS (American Thoracic Society) and the SEPAR (Spanish Society of Pneumology and Thoracic Surgery) to submit a modereda-severe obstruction to airflow. (FEV1 <60%) an...

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News  186 results

Are You Losing Your Voice?
https://www.onclive.com/view/on_losing_your_voice

Dec 5th, 2020 - Online patient support groups and other health 2.0 resources can be a valuable component of cancer treatment. Rather than being dismissive or suspicious of patients’ attempts to find information and support online, oncologists and their staff shou...

Fast Five Quiz: COPD Key Aspects
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/927430

Aug 10th, 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...

Fast Five Quiz: COPD Key Aspects
https://reference.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/927430

Aug 10th, 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...

Fast Five Quiz: Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Comorbidities and Complications
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/925460_6

Jul 13th, 2020 - Approximately 30% of patients with IPF have comorbid emphysema. The presence of comorbid emphysema does not disqualify patients with IPF for consideration or evaluation for lung transplantation. Comorbid emphysema is more commonly seen in men with...

Fast Five Quiz: How Much Do You Know About COPD?
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/865477

May 27th, 2020 - Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) refers to a group of diseases that trigger airflow blockage and breathing-related problems, including emphysema and chronic bronchitis. Global estimates suggest that 251 million individuals have COPD, a...

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Patient Education  6 results see all →