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Research & Reviews  3,285 results

In vivo molecular imaging stratifies rats with different susceptibilities to hyperoxic ...
https://doi.org/10.1152/ajplung.00126.2022
American Journal of Physiology. Lung Cellular and Molecul... Audi SH, Taheri P et. al.

Aug 10th, 2022 - 99mTc-hexamethylpropyleneamine oxime (HMPAO) and 99mTc-duramycin in vivo imaging detects pulmonary oxidative stress and cell death, respectively, in rats exposed to >95% O2 (hyperoxia) as a model of Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS). Pre-...

Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/245915-overview

Aug 9th, 2022 - Practice Essentials Focal segmental glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) is one of the most common causes of primary glomerular disease in adults. [1] In adults undergoing kidney biopsy for evaluation of proteinuria, FSGS accounts for 35% of all cases and up...

Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/245915-print

Aug 9th, 2022 - Practice Essentials Focal segmental glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) is one of the most common causes of primary glomerular disease in adults.[1] In adults undergoing kidney biopsy for evaluation of proteinuria, FSGS accounts for 35% of all cases and up ...

Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis Clinical Presentation
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/245915-clinical

Aug 9th, 2022 - History Patients with focal segmental glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) typically present with signs and symptoms of nephrotic syndrome. In children, this usually begins with facial swelling, followed by swelling of the entire body. Adults can present wit...

Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/245915-overview

Aug 9th, 2022 - Practice Essentials Focal segmental glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) is one of the most common causes of primary glomerular disease in adults. [1] In adults undergoing kidney biopsy for evaluation of proteinuria, FSGS accounts for 35% of all cases and up...

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Guidelines  2 results

Appropriate Use of Point-of-Care Ultrasonography in Patients With Acute Dyspnea in Emer...
https://doi.org/10.7326/M20-7844
Annals of Internal Medicine; Qaseem A, Etxeandia-Ikobaltzeta I et. al.

Apr 27th, 2021 - The American College of Physicians (ACP) developed this guideline to provide clinical recommendations on the appropriate use of point-of-care ultrasonography (POCUS) in patients with acute dyspnea in emergency department (ED) or inpatient settings...

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 7th, 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 ...

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Drugs  16 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  340 results

Impact of Respiratory Physiotherapy in the Management of Infectious Pleural Effusion
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02359383

Aug 4th, 2022 - This is a multicenter, prospective and randomized trial. Objective: To determine if the Chest physiotherapy (CP) associated with conventional medical treatment (CT) improves functional sequelae secondary to pleural infectious disease, defined as a...

Pleural Effusion Drainage in Mechanically Ventilated Patients Monitored by EIT
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03231072

Jul 22nd, 2022 - Critically ill patients treated in intensive care units have a disorder of distribution and volume of body fluids due to principal illness and some therapeutic interventions. One of its manifestations is pleural effusion (PE) formation. Patients o...

Pneumonia and Empyema in Emergency Departments in Children
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05274607

Jul 20th, 2022 - The pneumonia observatory began in June 2009 and has included more than 15,000 children with pneumonia or pneumonia with pleural effusion (hospitalized or not) until May 2019. This study led to the publication of many articles in international pee...

Lung Ultrasound in the Early Detection of Postoperative Pulmonary Complications After Esophagectomy
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05453760

Jul 12th, 2022 - The perioperative management of esophageal cancer has evolved considerably in recent years. Over the last 30 years, postoperative mortality has been steadily decreasing. However, respiratory morbidity remains high (30-40%). This is due to the proc...

Collection of Malignant Ascites, Pleural Fluid, and Blood From People With Solid Tumors
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03189108

Jul 7th, 2022 - Background: -Malignant ascites or pleural effusions are often seen in patients with solid tumor malignancies. -Malignant ascites is proinflammatory with many cytokines present and acts to promote tumor cell growth. -The cellular composition of mal...

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News  213 results

Pandemic Tied to Misdiagnosis of Rare Pneumonia
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/978121

Jul 27th, 2022 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. Psittacosis, a rare disease, has been underdiagnosed or misdiagnosed during the COVID-19 pandemic, likely because the symptoms of the disease are ...

Substantially enlarged cardiac silhouette
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/254516/nephrology/substantially-enlarged-cardiac-silhouette
MDedge Family Medicine; Hampton A. Crimm, MD, MS, Timothy Welch, MD

May 11th, 2022 - A 63-YEAR-OLD SOUTHEAST ASIAN WOMAN presented with early satiety, mild swelling of her lower extremities, and several months of progressive shortness of breath that had become severe (provoked by activities of daily living). She had a history of l.

52-year-old man • hematemesis • history of cirrhosis • persistent fevers • Dx?
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/253717/addiction-medicine
MDedge Family Medicine; Nathan Yee, MD, Blake A. Mann, MD et. al.

Apr 13th, 2022 - THE CASE A 52-year-old man presented to the emergency department after vomiting a large volume of blood and was admitted to the intensive care unit. His past medical history was remarkable for untreated chronic hepatitis C resulting from injection.

Sotorasib Shows Benefit in Certain Pancreatic Cancers
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/970065

Mar 10th, 2022 - Sotorasib, an approved treatment for lung cancer, has demonstrated clinically meaningful anticancer activity and tolerability in patients with heavily pretreated KRASG12C-mutated advanced pancreatic cancer. The findings were reported at the Americ...

LiPax Elicits Encouraging RFS Rate in Non–Muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer
https://www.onclive.com/view/lipax-elicits-encouraging-rfs-rate-in-non-muscle-invasive-bladder-cancer

Mar 1st, 2022 - LiPax (TSD-001), a precision-targeted, locally-delivered taxane, was found to induce a recurrence-free survival (RFS) rate of 83% in patients with non–muscle invasive bladder cancer (NMIBC) who had undergone transurethral resection of bladder tumo...

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Patient Education  4 results see all →