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Research & Reviews  1,205 results

Mean Nocturnal Baseline Impedance (MNBI) Provides Evidence for Standardized Management ...
International Journal of Clinical Practice; Zhu Y, Zhang T et. al.

Mar 22nd, 2023 - The clinical management of nonacid gastroesophageal reflux-induced chronic cough (GERC) is challenging, and patient response to standard antireflux therapy (omeprazole 20 mg twice daily plus mosapride 10 mg thrice daily) is suboptimal. This study ...

The Clinical Impact of Vagal Nerve Stimulator Implantation on Laryngopharyngeal Functio...
Otolaryngology--head and Neck Surgery : Official Journal ... Hazkani I, Farje D et. al.

Mar 21st, 2023 - A vagal nerve stimulator (VNS) has been established as the treatment of choice for children with refractory epilepsy. The outcomes of the procedure have been well documented in adults but are less clear in children. The goal of our study was to re...

Pediatric Bronchitis Clinical Presentation

Mar 20th, 2023 - History Acute bronchitis begins as a respiratory tract infection that manifests as the common cold. Symptoms often include coryza, malaise, chills, slight fever, sore throat, and back and muscle pain. The cough in these children is usually accompa...

Clinical phenotypes of chronic cough categorised by cluster analysis.
PloS One; Kang J, Seo WJ et. al.

Mar 18th, 2023 - Chronic cough is a heterogeneous disease with various aetiologies that are difficult to determine. Our study aimed to categorise the phenotypes of chronic cough. Adult patients with chronic cough were assessed based on the characteristics and seve...

Abdominal Hernias Workup

Mar 16th, 2023 - Approach Considerations Laboratory studies are not specific for hernia but may be useful for general medical evaluation. Imaging studies are not required in the normal workup of a hernia [7, 8] ; however, radiography, computed tomography (CT), or ...

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Guidelines  9 results

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Chronic Cough.
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Kuzniewski CT et. al.

Nov 20th, 2021 - Chronic cough is defined by a duration lasting at least 8 weeks. The most common causes of chronic cough include smoking-related lung disease, upper airway cough syndrome, asthma, gastroesophageal reflux disease, and nonasthmatic eosinophilic bron...

Managing Chronic Cough as a Symptom in Children and Management Algorithms: CHEST Guidel...
Chest Chang AB, Oppenheimer JJ et. al.

Mar 18th, 2020 - Cough is one of the most common presenting symptoms to general practitioners. The objective of this article is to collate the pediatric components of the CHEST chronic cough guidelines that have recently updated the 2006 guidelines to assist gener...

Chronic Cough Due to Stable Chronic Bronchitis: CHEST Expert Panel Report.
Chest Malesker MA, Callahan-Lyon P et. al.

Feb 28th, 2020 - Chronic cough due to chronic bronchitis (CB) causes significant impairment in quality of life, and effective treatment strategies are needed. We conducted a systematic review on the management of chronic cough due to CB to update the recommendatio...

Acute Cough Due to Acute Bronchitis in Immunocompetent Adult Outpatients: CHEST Expert ...
Chest Smith MP, Lown M et. al.

Feb 25th, 2020 - Evidence for the diagnosis and management of cough due to acute bronchitis in immunocompetent adult outpatients was reviewed as an update to the 2006 "Chronic Cough Due to Acute Bronchitis: American College of Chest Physicians (ACCP) Evidence-Base...

Managing Chronic Cough Due to Asthma and NAEB in Adults and Adolescents: CHEST Guidelin...
Chest Côté A, Russell RJ et. al.

Jan 24th, 2020 - Asthma and non-asthmatic eosinophilic bronchitis (NAEB) are among the commonest causes of chronic cough in adults. We sought to determine the role of non-invasive measurements of airway inflammation, including induced sputum and fractional exhaled...

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Drugs  54 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  217 results

Effect of MIST on Esophageal Sensitivity: Pilot Study

Mar 8th, 2023 - Gastro-esophageal reflux disease (GERD), defined as the presence of symptoms or lesions that can be attributed to the reflux of gastric contents into the esophagus, is an increasingly prevalent condition in Western societies. The most typical symp...

A 24-Week Study of the Efficacy and Safety of BLU-5937 in Adults With Refractory Chronic Cough (CALM-2)

Mar 6th, 2023 - The primary efficacy objective is to assess the effect of BLU-5937 on 24-hour cough frequency in adults with refractory chronic cough (including unexplained chronic cough) at 24 weeks.

A 52-Week Study of the Efficacy and Safety of BLU-5937 in Adults With Refractory Chronic Cough

Mar 6th, 2023 - The primary efficacy objective is to assess the effect of BLU-5937 on 24-hour cough frequency in adults with refractory chronic cough (including unexplained chronic cough) at 12 weeks.

Analysis of the Reliability and Validity of the Chinese Version of CC-QoL

Mar 2nd, 2023 - Descriptive Score: CC-QOL, CET,VAS, Peds-QOL,SCAS and Verbal category Score (VCD); descriptive score: DESCRIPTIVE score; descriptive score: DESCRIPTIVE score; descriptive score: DESCRIPTIVE score; To evaluate the reliability and validity of Cc-QOL...

Validation Study With a Non-CE Marked Medical Device (MD)

Mar 2nd, 2023 - After chronic cough diagnosis, the Principal Investigator (or his designee) will identify potentially eligible patients to participate in this study based on the predefined inclusion criteria. The study will recruit patients with a cough that has ...

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News  153 results

Emergency Med Case Challenge: Hemorrhoids, Urinary and Blood Infections in a Woman With Rigors

Nov 14th, 2022 - Editor's Note: The Case Challenge series includes difficult-to-diagnose conditions, some of which are not frequently encountered by most clinicians but are nonetheless important to accurately recognize. Test your diagnostic and treatment skills us...

Year in Review: COPD

Nov 1st, 2022 - In updated guidelines released in May, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) continued to recommend against routine screening for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) in asymptomatic adults, and pivotal new research showed no be...

Desperate Long COVID Patients Turn to Unproven Alternative Therapies

Sep 22nd, 2022 - Editor's note: Find the latest long COVID news and guidance in Medscape's Long COVID Resource Center. Entrepreneur Maya McNulty, 49, was one of the first victims of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Schenectady, NY, businesswoman spent 2 months in the ho...

Esophageal motility issues may promote respiratory disease
Heidi Splete, MDedge News

Sep 19th, 2022 - Individuals with esophageal dysmotility had significantly higher scores on measures of airway reflux symptoms, based on data from 441 patients. Many patients with chronic respiratory diseases experience persistent symptoms despite optimal treatmen.

Why We Order Lab Tests Redux: The Good, the Neutral, the Bad, the Ugly, and the New

Aug 3rd, 2022 - George D. Lundberg, MD Physicians in 2022 have a vast array of clinical laboratory — and other diagnostic — tests from which to choose. What tests should we order, and why? Laboratory tests should not be ordered until or unless the physician knows...

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Patient Education  18 results see all →