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Research & Reviews  1,619 results

Diagnosis of middle lobe atelectasis with lung ultrasonography.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00134-021-06421-2
Intensive Care Medicine; Mingoia A, Wittebole X et. al.

May 13th, 2021 - Diagnosis of middle lobe atelectasis with lung ultrasonography.|2021|Mingoia A,Wittebole X,Gérard L,|

Analysis of the influencing factors and nursing strategy for acute atelectasis after tr...
https://doi.org/10.21037/apm-21-790
Annals of Palliative Medicine; Wu H, Gong L et. al.

May 12th, 2021 - Acute atelectasis is common after traumatic brain injury (TBI), but the related factors and treatment are still unclear. This study is to analyze the independent risk factors for acute atelectasis after TBI and propose an interventional nursing st...

A case of endobronchial actinomycosis as a challenging cause of lung atelectasis.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8105992
BMC Infectious Diseases; Golfi N, Mastriforti R et. al.

May 9th, 2021 - Primary endobronchial actinomycosis is exceptionally uncommon and can be misdiagnosed as unresolving pneumonia, endobronchial lipoma, bronchogenic carcinoma or foreign body. Predisposing factors are immunosuppressive conditions, chronic lung disea...

Acute hypoxemia due to lung collapse in COVID-19: the role of therapeutic bronchoscopy.
https://doi.org/10.5603/ARM.a2021.0009
Advances in Respiratory Medicine; Pb S, Madan K et. al.

Apr 21st, 2021 - Bronchoscopy is an aerosol-generating procedure and involves a high risk of transmission of SARS-CoV-2 to health care workers. There are very few indications for performing bronchoscopy in a patient with confirmed COVID-19. These include atelectas...

Atelectasis in primary graft dysfunction survivors after lung transplantation.
https://doi.org/10.1111/ctr.14315
Clinical Transplantation; Li D, Abele J et. al.

Apr 13th, 2021 - Primary graft dysfunction (PGD) is an important contributor to early mortality in lung transplant recipients and is associated with impaired lung function. The radiographic sequelae of PGD on computed tomography (CT) have not been characterized. W...

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Guidelines  4 results

Predicting the Risk of Postoperative Pulmonary Complications
https://www.aafp.org/afp/2019/1015/p499.html
American Family Physician;

Oct 14th, 2019 - The incidence of pulmonary complications following major surgery is estimated to be 1% to 23%, with the risk varying based on patient factors and the type of surgery.1 Postoperative pulmonary complications include pneumonia, tracheobronchitis, pul...

AARC Clinical Practice Guideline: Effectiveness of Pharmacologic Airway Clearance Thera...
https://doi.org/10.4187/respcare.04165
Respiratory Care; Strickland SL, Rubin BK et. al.

Jun 26th, 2015 - Aerosolized medications are used as airway clearance therapy to treat a variety of airway diseases. These guidelines were developed from a systematic review with the purpose of determining whether the use of these medications to promote airway cle...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® rib fractures.
https://doi.org/10.1097/RTI.0000000000000113
Journal of Thoracic Imaging; , Henry TS et. al.

Oct 23rd, 2014 - Rib fracture is the most common thoracic injury, present in 10% of all traumatic injuries and almost 40% of patients who sustain severe nonpenetrating trauma. Although rib fractures can produce significant morbidity, the diagnosis of associated co...

AARC clinical practice guideline: effectiveness of nonpharmacologic airway clearance th...
https://doi.org/10.4187/respcare.02925
Respiratory Care; Strickland SL, Rubin BK et. al.

Nov 13th, 2013 - Airway clearance therapy (ACT) is used in a variety of settings for a variety of ailments. These guidelines were developed from a systematic review with the purpose of determining whether the use of nonpharmacologic ACT improves oxygenation, reduc...

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Drugs  5 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  1,657 results

Diagnosis of middle lobe atelectasis with lung ultrasonography.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00134-021-06421-2
Intensive Care Medicine; Mingoia A, Wittebole X et. al.

May 13th, 2021 - Diagnosis of middle lobe atelectasis with lung ultrasonography.|2021|Mingoia A,Wittebole X,Gérard L,|

Analysis of the influencing factors and nursing strategy for acute atelectasis after tr...
https://doi.org/10.21037/apm-21-790
Annals of Palliative Medicine; Wu H, Gong L et. al.

May 12th, 2021 - Acute atelectasis is common after traumatic brain injury (TBI), but the related factors and treatment are still unclear. This study is to analyze the independent risk factors for acute atelectasis after TBI and propose an interventional nursing st...

A case of endobronchial actinomycosis as a challenging cause of lung atelectasis.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8105992
BMC Infectious Diseases; Golfi N, Mastriforti R et. al.

May 9th, 2021 - Primary endobronchial actinomycosis is exceptionally uncommon and can be misdiagnosed as unresolving pneumonia, endobronchial lipoma, bronchogenic carcinoma or foreign body. Predisposing factors are immunosuppressive conditions, chronic lung disea...

Acute hypoxemia due to lung collapse in COVID-19: the role of therapeutic bronchoscopy.
https://doi.org/10.5603/ARM.a2021.0009
Advances in Respiratory Medicine; Pb S, Madan K et. al.

Apr 21st, 2021 - Bronchoscopy is an aerosol-generating procedure and involves a high risk of transmission of SARS-CoV-2 to health care workers. There are very few indications for performing bronchoscopy in a patient with confirmed COVID-19. These include atelectas...

Atelectasis in primary graft dysfunction survivors after lung transplantation.
https://doi.org/10.1111/ctr.14315
Clinical Transplantation; Li D, Abele J et. al.

Apr 13th, 2021 - Primary graft dysfunction (PGD) is an important contributor to early mortality in lung transplant recipients and is associated with impaired lung function. The radiographic sequelae of PGD on computed tomography (CT) have not been characterized. W...

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News  31 results

Chest Pain and Shortness of Breath in a 33-Year-Old Man
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/853224_3

Jul 19th, 2020 - Discussion The CT pulmonary angiogram reveals a filling defect, which is visualized within the segmental pulmonary artery suspicious for a pulmonary embolus. Incidental small bilateral pleural effusions with total collapse of the right lower lobe ...

Predicting the Risk of Postoperative Pulmonary Complications
https://www.aafp.org/afp/2019/1015/p499.html
American Family Physician;

Oct 14th, 2019 - The incidence of pulmonary complications following major surgery is estimated to be 1% to 23%, with the risk varying based on patient factors and the type of surgery.1 Postoperative pulmonary complications include pneumonia, tracheobronchitis, pul...

Is Diagnosis Up in the Air?
https://www.mdedge.com/clinicianreviews/article/206609/emergency-medicine/diagnosis-air?channel=127
Nandan R. Hichkad, PA-C, MMSc

Aug 19th, 2019 - ANSWER The radiograph shows 3 abnormalities: (1) The endotracheal tube is in the right mainstem bronchus—a finding that in part leads to (2) A whiteout of the left lung; the latter is due partly to collapse and atelectasis and partly to a possible.

Incentive Spirometer Reminders May Provide Clinical Benefit
https://www.medpagetoday.com/cardiology/atherosclerosis/79172

Apr 11th, 2019 - Adding a reminder function to incentive spirometers improved outcomes for coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) patients, a single center randomized clinical trial found. Average atelectasis severity scores for patients treated using a spirometer wi...

Five steering committees examine the literature
https://www.mdedge.com/chestphysician/article/193084/copd/five-steering-committees-examine-literature/page/0/2?channel=39299

Feb 11th, 2019 - Critical Care Mechanical ventilation: One size fits all? Mechanical ventilation (MV) is a lifesaving intervention in the ICU, but it has been associated with numerous complications ranging from overuse of sedation, atelectasis, and baro or volutra.

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Patient Education  9 results see all →