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ALLMedicine™ Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Center

Research & Reviews  36,837 results

Identifying At-Risk Patients for Sustained Atrial High-Rate Episodes Using the C2HEST S...
https://doi.org/10.1161/JAHA.120.017519
Journal of the American Heart Association; Li YG, Pastori D et. al.

Mar 5th, 2021 - Background Sustained atrial high-rate episodes (SAHREs) among individuals with a cardiac implantable electronic device are associated with an increased risk of adverse outcomes. Risk stratification for the development of SAHREs has never been inve...

Particulate Matter and Cardiovascular Risk in Adults with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary...
https://doi.org/10.1164/rccm.202007-2901OC
American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine; Alexeeff SE, Deosaransingh K et. al.

Mar 4th, 2021 - People with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease have increased risk of cardiovascular disease and may be more susceptible to air pollution exposure. However, no study has examined the association between long-term fine particulate matter exposur...

DNA methylation of PTGER4 in peripheral blood plasma helps to distinguish between lung ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejca.2021.01.032
European Journal of Cancer (Oxford, England : 1990); Schotten LM, Darwiche K et. al.

Mar 4th, 2021 - In contrast to patients who present with advanced stage lung cancer and associated poor prognosis, patients with early-stage lung cancer may be candidates for curative treatments. The results of the NELSON lung cancer screening trial are expected ...

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Guidelines  95 results

Office Spirometry: Indications and Interpretation
https://www.aafp.org/afp/2020/0315/p362.html
American Family Physician; Langan RC,et al

Mar 14th, 2020 - Approximately 1% to 4% of all visits to primary care offices are for dyspnea.1 The proper use of pulmonary function tests can help differentiate many of the causes of dyspnea, monitor the progression of chronic pulmonary disease, and assess respon...

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: A 2019 Evidence Analysis Center Evidence-Based P...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jand.2019.12.001
Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics; Hanson C, Bowser EK et. al.

Feb 22nd, 2020 - Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a progressive lung disorder in which patients are at high risk for both pulmonary and systemic complications of their disease. Medical nutrition therapy by a registered dietitian nutritionist can be ...

Metoprolol for the Prevention of Acute Exacerbations of COPD
https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa1908142
The New England Journal of Medicine; Dransfield,M.,et al

Oct 19th, 2019 - Observational studies suggest that beta-blockers may reduce the risk of exacerbations and death in patients with moderate or severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), but these findings have not been confirmed in randomized trials.

Association Between Muscular Strength and Mortality in Clinical Populations: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
https://www.jamda.com/article/S1525-8610(19)30441-4/fulltext
Journal of the American Medical Directors Association; Jochem C,et al

Sep 30th, 2019 - To assess the relationship between muscular strength measures and mortality in outpatient populations with chronic diseases such as cancer, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, renal disease, and metabolic and vascular diseases, and in criticall...

Head‐to‐head oral prophylactic antibiotic therapy for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
https://www.cochranelibrary.com/cdsr/doi/10.1002/14651858.CD013024.pub2/full
The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews; Threapleton,C.,et al

May 23rd, 2019 - Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD; including chronic bronchitis and emphysema) is a chronic respiratory condition characterised by shortness of breath, cough and recurrent exacerbations. Long‐term antibiotic use may reduce both bacterial...

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Drugs  199 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  38,543 results

Identifying At-Risk Patients for Sustained Atrial High-Rate Episodes Using the C2HEST S...
https://doi.org/10.1161/JAHA.120.017519
Journal of the American Heart Association; Li YG, Pastori D et. al.

Mar 5th, 2021 - Background Sustained atrial high-rate episodes (SAHREs) among individuals with a cardiac implantable electronic device are associated with an increased risk of adverse outcomes. Risk stratification for the development of SAHREs has never been inve...

Particulate Matter and Cardiovascular Risk in Adults with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary...
https://doi.org/10.1164/rccm.202007-2901OC
American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine; Alexeeff SE, Deosaransingh K et. al.

Mar 4th, 2021 - People with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease have increased risk of cardiovascular disease and may be more susceptible to air pollution exposure. However, no study has examined the association between long-term fine particulate matter exposur...

DNA methylation of PTGER4 in peripheral blood plasma helps to distinguish between lung ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejca.2021.01.032
European Journal of Cancer (Oxford, England : 1990); Schotten LM, Darwiche K et. al.

Mar 4th, 2021 - In contrast to patients who present with advanced stage lung cancer and associated poor prognosis, patients with early-stage lung cancer may be candidates for curative treatments. The results of the NELSON lung cancer screening trial are expected ...

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News  2,063 results

Patients With Asthma and COPD Lost Ground in Accessing Care
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/946236

Feb 21st, 2021 - Over the past 20 years, patients with asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) have seen next to no improvement in problems of delayed care because of cost or unaffordable medications, despite wider insurance coverage since the pass...

Inhaled Hyaluronan May Bring Sigh of Relief to COPD Patients
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/945657

Feb 10th, 2021 - Aerosolized high-molecular-weight hyaluronan (HMW-HA) may improve acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), findings of a new study suggest. HMW-HA was associated with a significantly shorter duration of noninvasive posi...

Are Patients With COPD More Vulnerable to COVID-19?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/944492

Jan 27th, 2021 - The Global Strategy for the Diagnosis, Management, and Prevention of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (GOLD) Science Committee recently released a report on COVID-19 and COPD. The committee does a great job of providing timely, consensus-base...

COPD: Withdrawal of ICS vs Continuation of Triple Therapy (LAMA/LABA/ICS)
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/944680

Jan 27th, 2021 - Takeaway In patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), composed mostly of infrequent exacerbators, discontinuation of inhaled corticosteroid (ICS) from triple therapy (TT; long-acting muscarinic antagonist [LAMA]+long-acting beta2...

Asthma-COPD Overlap: Patients Have High Disease Burden
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/944179

Jan 14th, 2021 - Patients with asthma–chronic obstructive pulmonary disease overlap (ACO) experienced a higher burden of disease than patients with either asthma or COPD alone, a recent study has found. Approximately 20% of chronic obstructive airway disease cases...

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Patient Education  25 results see all →