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Research & Reviews  3,260 results

Transbronchial Lung Cryobiopsy for Diffuse Parenchymal Lung Disease.
https://doi.org/10.1055/s-0042-1748918
Seminars in Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine; Ronaghi R, Oh S

Jul 2nd, 2022 - Transbronchial lung cryobiopsy (TBLC) offers a minimally invasive option for the diagnosis of diffuse parenchymal lung diseases, of which interstitial lung diseases comprise the most common diagnoses. It has a high diagnostic yield with prognostic...

Estimation of Diaphragm Depth Based on Waist Circumference in the Thai Population.
https://doi.org/10.1002/mus.27673
Muscle & Nerve; Tongprasert S, Saeng-Xuto W et. al.

Jul 2nd, 2022 - There is a potential risk of causing a pneumothorax during needle electromyography of the diaphragm. The diaphragm depth can be estimated from body mass index (BMI), but this may not be practical in bedbound patients. The objectives of this study ...

Genetic Analysis of Birt Hogg-Dube Syndrome and Characterization of Predisposition to Kidney Cancer
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00033137

Jul 1st, 2022 - Background: BHD is a rare, autosomal dominantly inherited disorder which confers susceptibility to develop multifocal, bilateral renal cancer, spontaneous pneumothorax and fibrofolliculomas. BHD is caused by mutations in the FLCN gene located on C...

GRAvity- Versus Wall Suction-drIven Large Volume Thoracentesis: a rAndomized Controlled Study (GRAWITAS Study)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05131945

Jun 30th, 2022 - Aims and Objectives: The primary objective of this study is to compare gravity-driven versus wall suction-driven large volume therapeutic thoracentesis on the development of chest discomfort during the procedure. Expected Outcomes: We anticipate t...

Comparison Between Supraclavicular And Infraclavicular Approach For Right Subclavian Venous Catheterization
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05140668

Jun 30th, 2022 - A central venous catheter (CVC) is an indwelling device that is peripherally inserted into a large, central vein (most commonly the internal jugular, subclavian, or femoral) and advanced until the terminal lumen resides within the inferior vena ca...

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Guidelines  7 results

Expert Statement: Pneumothorax Associated with One-Way Valve Therapy for Emphysema: 202...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8619763
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...

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...

Pneumothorax and Pregnancy: A Systematic Review of the Current Literature and Proposal ...
https://doi.org/10.1055/s-0040-1702160
The Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeon; Agrafiotis AC, Assouad J et. al.

Mar 22nd, 2020 - Spontaneous pneumothorax occurs rarely during pregnancy with less than 100 cases reported in the English literature. There is no strong evidence concerning the treatment of spontaneous pneumothorax during pregnancy and labor. The aim of this study...

Chinese expert consensus on echelons treatment of thoracic injury in modern warfare.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6171144
Military Medical Research; Zong ZW, Wang ZN et. al.

Oct 6th, 2018 - The emergency treatment of thoracic injuries varies of general conditions and modern warfare. However, there are no unified battlefield treatment guidelines for thoracic injuries in the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA). An expert consensus h...

Management of Spontaneous Pneumothorax and Post-Interventional Pneumothorax: German S3 ...
https://doi.org/10.1159/000490179
Respiration; International Review of Thoracic Diseases; Schnell J, Beer M et. al.

Jul 25th, 2018 - In Germany, 10,000 cases of spontaneous pneumothorax are treated inpatient every year. The German Society for Thoracic Surgery, in co-operation with the German Society for Pulmonology, the German Radiological Society, and the German Society of Int...

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Drugs  5 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  404 results

Genetic Analysis of Birt Hogg-Dube Syndrome and Characterization of Predisposition to Kidney Cancer
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00033137

Jul 1st, 2022 - Background: BHD is a rare, autosomal dominantly inherited disorder which confers susceptibility to develop multifocal, bilateral renal cancer, spontaneous pneumothorax and fibrofolliculomas. BHD is caused by mutations in the FLCN gene located on C...

GRAvity- Versus Wall Suction-drIven Large Volume Thoracentesis: a rAndomized Controlled Study (GRAWITAS Study)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05131945

Jun 30th, 2022 - Aims and Objectives: The primary objective of this study is to compare gravity-driven versus wall suction-driven large volume therapeutic thoracentesis on the development of chest discomfort during the procedure. Expected Outcomes: We anticipate t...

Comparison Between Supraclavicular And Infraclavicular Approach For Right Subclavian Venous Catheterization
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05140668

Jun 30th, 2022 - A central venous catheter (CVC) is an indwelling device that is peripherally inserted into a large, central vein (most commonly the internal jugular, subclavian, or femoral) and advanced until the terminal lumen resides within the inferior vena ca...

ESPB vs.Combination of ESPB and Superficial PIPB in Cardiac Surgery
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05191953

Jun 28th, 2022 - Many regional techniques have been used to manage postoperative pain in cardiac surgery, including thoracic epidural anesthesia, paravertebral, intercostal nerve block, intrathecal spinal morphine, and local infiltration. Increased risk of epidura...

Comparison of Two Approach in Ultrasound Guided Central Venous Catheterizations
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05409768

Jun 24th, 2022 - Central venous catheterization is a method frequently used in intensive care patients and patients to be operated. With classical methods, this central venous vascular access procedure in the landmark method can be performed or it can be successfu...

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News  185 results

Pneumothorax, pneumomediastinum, and subcutaneous emphysema: The many faces of COVID-19 ARDS
https://www.mdedge.com/chestphysician/article/255343/critical-care/pneumothorax-pneumomediastinum-and-subcutaneous
Hafsa Abdulla, MD

Jun 13th, 2022 - I recall early in the pandemic being called to the bedside to examine an acutely decompensating patient with COVID-19. This was a 33-year-old, previously healthy woman, admitted to the medical ICU with hypoxemic respiratory failure requiring mecha.

Not All Good News When It Comes to Surging POEM Use for Achalasia
https://www.medpagetoday.com/gastroenterology/generalgastroenterology/98359

Apr 22nd, 2022 - Use of per-oral endoscopic myotomy (POEM) for esophageal achalasia increased dramatically during the past decade, a retrospective study found, and while the procedure appears just as safe as laparoscopic Heller myotomy (LHM), it led to greater hea...

Is it time to approach spontaneous pneumothorax more conservatively?
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/251135/preventive-care/it-time-approach-spontaneous-pneumothorax-more
MDedge Family Medicine; Gregory Jones, MD, Jeremias Georgiadis, MD et. al.

Jan 25th, 2022 - ILLUSTRATIVE CASE A 26-year-old man presents to the emergency department complaining of sudden-onset left-side chest pain and mild dyspnea that started while he was playing basketball. He denies any medical problems and takes no medications.

Capsular Inflammation Linked to Silicone and Textured Implants 
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/958943

Sep 17th, 2021 - A recently published study in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Global Open suggests that patients who presented with breast implant illness (BII) — a term first coined in social media to refer to systemic symptoms developing after breast augment...

Systemic and Structural Racism Present in U.S. Neonatal Intensive-care Units
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/955251

Jul 23rd, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Quality of care across and within neonatal intensive-care units (NICUs) in the United States varies by race and ethnicity, according to a new study that points to systemic and structural racism starting at birth. This s...

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Patient Education  9 results see all →