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Research & Reviews  15 results

Prevalence, socio-demographic and environmental determinants of asthma in 4621 Ghanaian...
PloS One; Aheto JMK, Udofia EA et. al.

Dec 10th, 2020 - A previous multi-site study involving lower- and middle-income countries demonstrated that asthma in older adults is associated with long-term exposure to particulate matter, male gender and smoking. However, variations may occur within individual...

Current Bronchodilator Responsiveness Criteria Underestimate Asthma in Older Adults.
Respiratory Care; Cavallazzi RS, Polivka BJ et. al.

Feb 20th, 2020 - Asthma is common in older adults and is confirmed by demonstration of variable expiratory air-flow limitations, typically evaluated by spirometric assessment of bronchodilator responsiveness. However, many patients with clinically suspected asthma...

Exposure to Indoor Mouldy Odour Increases the Risk of Asthma in Older Adults Living in ...
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... Moses L, Morrissey K et. al.

Jul 25th, 2019 - Background: Indoor dampness is thought to affect around 16% of European homes. It is generally accepted that increased exposure to indoor dampness and mould contamination (e.g., spores and hyphae) increases the risk of developing and/or exacerbati...

Impact of thyroid hormones on asthma in older adults.
The Journal of International Medical Research; Bingyan Z, Dong W

Jul 10th, 2019 - Impact of thyroid hormones on asthma in older adults.|2019|Bingyan Z,Dong W,|blood,metabolism,physiopathology,blood,metabolism,

Asthma in the older adult.
The Journal of Asthma : Official Journal of the Associati... Nanda A, Baptist AP et. al.

Jan 19th, 2019 - Objective: The older adult population is increasing worldwide, and a significant percentage has asthma. This review will discuss the challenges to diagnosis and management of asthma in older adults. Data Sources: PubMed was searched for multiple t...

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News  1 results

PODCAST: Network adequacy under ACA questioned, ACOs save Medicare millions
Gregory Twachtman

May 11th, 2015 - As provider networks narrow in Affordable Care Act marketplace health plans, critics question whether states are doing enough to ensure those networks offer enrollees adequate access. Alexander Raths/Fotolia.

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