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Research & Reviews  34,333 results

Clinical Features and Short-term Outcomes of Elderly Patients With COVID-19.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijid.2020.05.107
International Journal of Infectious Diseases : IJID : Official Publication of the International Society for Infectious Diseases; Li P, Chen L et. al.

Jun 3rd, 2020 - The outbreak of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) has become a global public health emergency. 204 elderly patients (≥60 years old) diagnosed with COVID-19 in Renmin Hospital of Wuhan University from January 31st to February 20th, 2020 were incl...

Endoscopic Lung Volume Reduction in Relation to Body Mass Index in Patients with Severe...
https://doi.org/10.1159/000507591
Respiration; International Review of Thoracic Diseases; Fernandez-Bussy S, Kornafeld A et. al.

Jun 3rd, 2020 - In chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), body mass index (BMI) is significantly lower in the emphysema-dominant type. Endoscopic lung volume reduction (ELVR) is an innovative way of treating severe emphysema. However, the specific associat...

Dual- Versus Mono-Bronchodilator Therapy in Moderate to Severe COPD: A Meta-analysis.
https://doi.org/10.1177/1060028020932134
The Annals of Pharmacotherapy; Lipari M, Kale-Pradhan PB et. al.

Jun 3rd, 2020 - Background: Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) guidelines recommend both long-acting and dual bronchodilator therapy. It is unclear if there are differences in efficacy and safety. Objective: This meta-analysis evaluates the efficacy of ...

Pathological Comparisons of Paraseptal and Centrilobular Emphysema in COPD.
https://doi.org/10.1164/rccm.201912-2327OC
American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine; Tanabe N, Vasilescu DM et. al.

Jun 2nd, 2020 - While centrilobular (CLE) and paraseptal (PSE) emphysema are commonly identified on multi-detector computed tomography (MDCT), little is known about the pathology associated with PSE compared to CLE. To assess the pathological differences between ...

COVID-19 Emergency Reforms in Massachusetts to Support Behavioral Health Care and Reduc...
https://doi.org/10.1176/appi.ps.202000244
Psychiatric Services (Washington, D.C.); Bartels SJ, Baggett TP et. al.

Jun 2nd, 2020 - People with serious mental illness are at disproportionate risk of COVID-19 morbidity and mortality because of high rates of risk factors that directly parallel those related to poor coronavirus outcomes, including smoking, chronic obstructive pul...

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Guidelines  91 results

Office Spirometry: Indications and Interpretation
https://www.aafp.org/afp/2020/0315/p362.html
American Family Physician; Langan RC,et al

Mar 14th, 2020 - Approximately 1% to 4% of all visits to primary care offices are for dyspnea.1 The proper use of pulmonary function tests can help differentiate many of the causes of dyspnea, monitor the progression of chronic pulmonary disease, and assess respon...

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: A 2019 Evidence Analysis Center Evidence-Based P...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jand.2019.12.001
Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics; Hanson C, Bowser EK et. al.

Feb 16th, 2020 - Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a progressive lung disorder in which patients are at high risk for both pulmonary and systemic complications of their disease. Medical nutrition therapy by a registered dietitian nutritionist can be ...

Metoprolol for the Prevention of Acute Exacerbations of COPD
https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa1908142
The New England Journal of Medicine; Dransfield,M.,et al

Oct 19th, 2019 - Observational studies suggest that beta-blockers may reduce the risk of exacerbations and death in patients with moderate or severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), but these findings have not been confirmed in randomized trials.

Association Between Muscular Strength and Mortality in Clinical Populations: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
https://www.jamda.com/article/S1525-8610(19)30441-4/fulltext
Journal of the American Medical Directors Association; Jochem C,et al

Sep 30th, 2019 - To assess the relationship between muscular strength measures and mortality in outpatient populations with chronic diseases such as cancer, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, renal disease, and metabolic and vascular diseases, and in criticall...

Head‐to‐head oral prophylactic antibiotic therapy for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
https://www.cochranelibrary.com/cdsr/doi/10.1002/14651858.CD013024.pub2/full
The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews; Threapleton,C.,et al

May 23rd, 2019 - Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD; including chronic bronchitis and emphysema) is a chronic respiratory condition characterised by shortness of breath, cough and recurrent exacerbations. Long‐term antibiotic use may reduce both bacterial...

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Drugs  187 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  36,813 results

Clinical Features and Short-term Outcomes of Elderly Patients With COVID-19.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijid.2020.05.107
International Journal of Infectious Diseases : IJID : Official Publication of the International Society for Infectious Diseases; Li P, Chen L et. al.

Jun 3rd, 2020 - The outbreak of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) has become a global public health emergency. 204 elderly patients (≥60 years old) diagnosed with COVID-19 in Renmin Hospital of Wuhan University from January 31st to February 20th, 2020 were incl...

Endoscopic Lung Volume Reduction in Relation to Body Mass Index in Patients with Severe...
https://doi.org/10.1159/000507591
Respiration; International Review of Thoracic Diseases; Fernandez-Bussy S, Kornafeld A et. al.

Jun 3rd, 2020 - In chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), body mass index (BMI) is significantly lower in the emphysema-dominant type. Endoscopic lung volume reduction (ELVR) is an innovative way of treating severe emphysema. However, the specific associat...

Dual- Versus Mono-Bronchodilator Therapy in Moderate to Severe COPD: A Meta-analysis.
https://doi.org/10.1177/1060028020932134
The Annals of Pharmacotherapy; Lipari M, Kale-Pradhan PB et. al.

Jun 3rd, 2020 - Background: Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) guidelines recommend both long-acting and dual bronchodilator therapy. It is unclear if there are differences in efficacy and safety. Objective: This meta-analysis evaluates the efficacy of ...

Pathological Comparisons of Paraseptal and Centrilobular Emphysema in COPD.
https://doi.org/10.1164/rccm.201912-2327OC
American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine; Tanabe N, Vasilescu DM et. al.

Jun 2nd, 2020 - While centrilobular (CLE) and paraseptal (PSE) emphysema are commonly identified on multi-detector computed tomography (MDCT), little is known about the pathology associated with PSE compared to CLE. To assess the pathological differences between ...

COVID-19 Emergency Reforms in Massachusetts to Support Behavioral Health Care and Reduc...
https://doi.org/10.1176/appi.ps.202000244
Psychiatric Services (Washington, D.C.); Bartels SJ, Baggett TP et. al.

Jun 2nd, 2020 - People with serious mental illness are at disproportionate risk of COVID-19 morbidity and mortality because of high rates of risk factors that directly parallel those related to poor coronavirus outcomes, including smoking, chronic obstructive pul...

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News  2,845 results

Age, Lung, Mental Health Problems Can Make Vaping Lung Illness Fatal: CDC
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/929229

Apr 23rd, 2020 - (Reuters Health) - Vapers who died because their lungs were damaged by e-cigarettes were nine times more likely to have chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) than those who were hospitalized for vaping but survived, according to a new analy...

COPD Patients Face Much Higher Risk of Severe COVID-19
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/929265

Apr 23rd, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) have more than four times higher odds of developing severe COVID-19 infection, while current smokers may also be more prone to severe disease, according to a ne...

Increased Risk of Lung Cancer With COPD, Even in Never Smokers
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/928297

Apr 6th, 2020 - The risk of lung cancer in never smokers who develop chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is actually higher than it is in ever smokers who do not have COPD, an observational cohort study has shown. Patients with COPD who had never smoked ...

Fast Five Quiz: COPD Key Aspects
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/927430

Apr 1st, 2020 - Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a lung disease characterized by reduced airflow. Patients typically have symptoms of chronic bronchitis and emphysema, but the classic triad also includes asthma. COPD symptoms include worsening brea...

Stronger links forged between RA and asthma, COPD
https://www.mdedge.com/clinicianreviews/article/219581/rheumatoid-arthritis/stronger-links-forged-between-ra-and-asthma?channel=290
Andrew D. Bowser

Mar 25th, 2020 - Asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease were both linked to an increased risk of rheumatoid arthritis in a recent large, prospective cohort study, researchers have reported, which adds to a growing body of evidence that airway inflammatio.

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Patient Education  27 results see all →