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Research & Reviews  1,442 results

Hemoptysis and the Risk for Lung Transplant or Death without Transplant in Individuals ...
Annals of the American Thoracic Society; Bayomy OF, Ramos KJ et. al.

Jun 28th, 2022 - Hemoptysis is a common and important complication in persons with cystic fibrosis (PwCF). Despite this, there is limited literature on the impact of hemoptysis on contemporary cystic fibrosis (CF) outcomes. Evaluate whether hemoptysis increases ri...

Case report of sotalol Induced IgA Vasculitis.
Current Rheumatology Reviews; Mohammed BT, Alchalabi M et. al.

Jun 25th, 2022 - Background IgA vasculitis is the most common form of systemic vasculitis in children but can occur in adults. Inciting antigens include infections, drugs, foods, insect bites, and immunizations. Antibiotics and tumor necrosis factor (TNF) alpha in...

Myelodysplastic Syndrome (MDS) Clinical Presentation

Jun 23rd, 2022 - History The development of myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS) may be preceded by a few years by an unexplained macrocytic anemia with no evidence of megaloblastic anemia and a mild thrombocytopenia or neutropenia. Clinical symptoms that should prompt ...

Complications of Endobronchial Valve Placement for Bronchoscopic Lung Volume Reduction:...
Journal of Bronchology & Interventional Pulmonology; Low SW, Swanson KL et. al.

Jun 15th, 2022 - Patients with advanced emphysema experience breathlessness due to impaired respiratory mechanics and diaphragm dysfunction. Bronchoscopic lung volume reduction (BLVR) is a minimally invasive bronchoscopic procedure done to reduce hyperinflation an...

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Guidelines  3 results

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Hemoptysis.
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Olsen KM et. al.

May 7th, 2020 - Hemoptysis, the expectoration of blood, ranges in severity from nonmassive to massive. This publication reviews the literature on the imaging and treatment of hemoptysis. Based on the literature, the imaging recommendations for massive hemoptysis ...

Chinese Expert Recommendation for Diagnosis and Treatment of Massive Hemoptysis.
Respiration; International Review of Thoracic Diseases; Jin F, Li Q et. al.

Sep 12th, 2019 - Massive hemoptysis is one of emergency and critical diseases of the respiratory system. The definition of massive hemoptysis has always been different in the literature, which often depends on the quantitative estimation of the amount of hemoptysi...

Cystic fibrosis pulmonary guidelines: pulmonary complications: hemoptysis and pneumotho...
American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine; Flume PA, Mogayzel PJ et. al.

Aug 3rd, 2010 - Cystic fibrosis (CF) is a recessive genetic disease characterized by dehydration of the airway surface liquid and impaired mucociliary clearance. As a result, individuals with the disease have difficulty clearing pathogens from the lung and experi...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  94 results

Oxidative Lipidomic Biomarkers During Mechanical Ventilation in Critically Ill Patients (OXY-BAL).

Jun 9th, 2022 - This proposal will elucidate an approach for precise and safe oxygenation levels and correlation with the oxidative lipid biomarker profile of optimal oxygenation. The aim of this study is to identify and determine the levels of oxidized lipids an...

Cardiac Function in Swimming-Induced Pulmonary Edema (SIPE)

May 26th, 2022 - Swimming induced pulmonary edema (SIPE) is an unusual condition occuring during swimming in cold open water. SIPE is characterized by acute onset of dyspnea and cough, excessive sputum and occasionally hemoptysis. Reversible myocardial dysfunction...

ACid Tranexamic or Terlipressin for Initial Emergency Treatment of Mild to seVere hEmoptysis: a Randomized Trial.

May 13th, 2022 - In over 90% of cases, hemoptysis is due to a bronchial or non-bronchial systemic arterial mechanism. Embolization of Bronchial Arteries (EBA) is the main specific treatment but is not easily available. Medical treatment for hemoptysis is not evide...

Efficacy and Safety of Sitafloxacin in the Treatment of Acute Exacerbation of Bronchiectasis in Adults

Apr 6th, 2022 - Acute exacerbation of bronchiectasis refers to changes in three or more ofthe following six symptoms in patients with bronchiectasis, including cough frequency, increased sputum volume or nature change, increased purulent sputum with or without wh...

Brigatinib in ALK-positive NSCLC Identified Via Blood-based Assays

Apr 6th, 2022 - Based on the clinical efficacy of ALK inhibitors in ALK+NSCLC, NCCN guidelines recommend ALK molecular testing of lung cancer patients, to select patients for ALK-targeted therapy. However, molecular testing via tissue biopsy cannot always be perf...

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News  145 results

A 42-Year-Old Tennis Player With Dyspnea Blamed on Anxiety

Apr 8th, 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...

Adding immunotherapy to chemo in lung cancer improves patient outcomes, new data show
M. Alexander Otto

Apr 5th, 2022 - Just about every patient-reported outcome favors adding immunotherapy to standard chemotherapy for patients with metastatic non-small cell lung cancer, according to an analysis presented at the annual European Lung Cancer Congress (ELCC) on March.

Innumerable pulmonary nodules
MDedge Family Medicine; Brian M. Fung, MD, Nasser Mikhail, MD et. al.

Mar 7th, 2022 - A 56-year-old woman with a history of a thyroid goiter following a partial thyroidectomy presented to the emergency department with shortness of breath, progressive weakness, and fatigue. She also reported a poor appetite and unintentional weight.

Telescoping Stents to Maintain a 3-Way Patency of the Airway
Ayla K. Zubair, MD, Manoj Jagtiani, DO et. al.

Mar 4th, 2022 - There are several malignant and nonmalignant conditions that can lead to central airway obstruction (CAO) resulting in lobar collapse. The clinical consequences range from significant dyspnea to respiratory failure.

Pulmonary Embolism Rule-Out Strategy Safely Reduces Chest Imaging

Dec 7th, 2021 - A pulmonary embolism (PE) diagnostic strategy using a higher D-dimer threshold under the so-called YEARS rule combined with age adjustment for selected patients who couldn't be ruled out by PE rule-out criteria (PERC) appeared safe in a randomized...

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