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Research & Reviews  1,198 results

Lung Cancer: Diagnosis, Treatment Principles, and Screening.
American Family Physician; Kim J, Lee H et. al.

May 14th, 2022 - Lung cancer is the second most common cancer in men and women in the United States; however, it remains the leading cause of cancer-related death in the United States and worldwide. The most common but nonspecific symptom of lung cancer is cough. ...

A 68-Year-Old Woman With Refractory Cough and Insidious Tracheal Thickening.
Chest Serajeddini H, Shargall Y et. al.

May 9th, 2022 - A 68-year-old woman presented to a subspecialty complex-airways-disease clinic with chronic cough. She had a 10-pack-year history of smoking, quit over 35 years ago, and had mild atopy (dust mite) and mild rhinitis. She did not have any relevant o...

Cavitating Lung Disease Associated With Sudden Death.
Chest Proctor S, Gilbert J et. al.

May 9th, 2022 - A 16-year-old boy presented with 6 days of left iliac fossa pain. He had a medical history of right subtalar dislocation and appendicitis requiring laparotomy 3 years earlier, complicated by wound dehiscence. His family history was significant for...

A 31-Year-Old Man With Fever, Atypical Chest Pain, and Mediastinal Mass.
Chest Singh H, Benn BS et. al.

May 9th, 2022 - A 31-year-old Asian male never-smoker living in the upper Midwest with a past medical history of congenital bilateral hearing loss sought treatment with a 1-week history of fever, fatigue, right-sided pleuritic chest pain, shortness of breath, pro...

Pediatric Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

May 6th, 2022 - Practice Essentials Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is a rheumatic disease characterized by autoantibodies directed against self-antigens, immune complex formation, and immune dysregulation, resulting in damage to essentially any organ. The dis...

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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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Drugs  15 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  31 results

Randomized Controlled Trial of Talc Instillation In Addition To Daily Drainage Through a Tunneled Pleural Catheter to Improve Rates of Outpatient Pleurodesis in Patients With Malignant Pleural Effu...

Mar 8th, 2022 - Study Activities: Patients will be randomized to either the standard daily drainage group or the talc instilled via tunneled pleural catheter combined with standard daily drainage group. Patients will complete questionnaires regarding their health...

Criteria and Potential Predictors of Severity in Patients With COVID-19

Feb 25th, 2022 - This is an observational cross sectional study included 202 patients diagnosed to have COVID-19. The study was conducted at Zagazig University Isolation Hospitals from the period of March 2020 to June 2021. The study was approved by Zagazig Univer...

Effect Of High Tone Power Therapy On Selected Symptoms In Post Covid Syndrome

Feb 1st, 2022 - The Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a highly transmittable and pathogenic viral infection caused by Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 (SARS-Cov-2), which emerged in Wuhan, China in December 2019 and its spread around the world...

Open Suction Circuit Flushing With Chlorhexidine Decreases Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia: A Quasi-experimental Study

Jan 25th, 2022 - Research question Does OTSS flushing with CHX reduce the occurrence of VAP among MVPs? Hypothesis OTSS flushing with CHX will reduce the occurrence of VAP among MVPs compared with traditional flushing using normal saline. Aim This study aimed to i...

Novel Agents for Treatment of High-risk COVID-19 Positive Patients

Jan 20th, 2022 - Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a highly contagious disease, caused by a novel enveloped RNA beta-coronavirus, also known as severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus-2 (SARS-CoV-2). The first case of this unprecedented outbreak "pneumo...

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News  107 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...

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...

CDC Case Challenge: Four People With Cough and Dyspnea After Attending a Baseball Game

Oct 7th, 2021 - Disclaimer:  The findings and conclusions in this report are those of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official position of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) or the US Public Health Service.  Editor's Note: Th...

Double Hit: Epstein-Barr Virus Causing Infectious Mononucleosis Followed by Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome
Oday Elmanaseer, MD (elmanao@amc.edu), Alzira Avelino, MD et. al.

Sep 9th, 2021 - Introduction Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) is a herpes virus that commonly causes infectious mononucleosis (IM) and linked to different hematological conditions. Here we present a case of EBV-triggered Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome (HUS) with pulmonary inv.

Breast Cancer Management: Monitoring Patients for ILD

Sep 8th, 2021 - Mark D. Pegram, MD: Interstitial lung disease [ILD] is a diagnosis of exclusion. It’s seen with numerous drugs that we use in breast cancer, such as CDK4/6 inhibitors, everolimus, and trastuzumab deruxtecan. So we are constantly screening for this...

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Patient Education  1 results see all →