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Research & Reviews  1,031 results

Granularity of SERPINA1 alleles by DNA sequencing in CanCOLD.
https://doi.org/10.1183/13993003.00958-2020
The European Respiratory Journal; Gupta N, Gaudreault N et. al.

May 31st, 2020 - DNA sequencing of the SERPINA1 gene to detect alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency (AATD) may provide a better appreciation of the individual and cumulative impact of genetic variants on alpha-1 antitrypsin (AAT) serum levels and COPD phenotypes.AAT ser...

Scheuermann's Kyphosis: a 39-year follow-up from diagnosis in non-operated patients.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00586-020-06384-w
European Spine Journal : Official Publication of the European Spine Society, the European Spinal Deformity Society, and the European Section of the Cervical Spine Research Society; Ragborg L, Dragsted C et. al.

May 17th, 2020 - To investigate the impact of Scheuermann's Kyphosis (SK) on health -related quality of life (HRQOL) in adult patients and compare it to the general population. Moreover, to assess whether location of the kyphosis affects pelvic parameters, HRQOL, ...

Metabolic Syndrome in Patients with Coexistent Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome and Chr...
https://doi.org/10.1089/met.2019.0126
Metabolic Syndrome and Related Disorders; Archontogeorgis K, Voulgaris A et. al.

May 7th, 2020 - Background: Evidence suggests that metabolic syndrome (MetS) is highly prevalent in patients with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). However, data on the prevalence of MetS in patients having ...

Long-term pulmonary function testing in pediatric bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome aft...
https://doi.org/10.1002/ppul.24801
Pediatric Pulmonology REFERENCES; Walther S, Rettinger E et. al.

May 5th, 2020 - Bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome (BOS) is a severe, chronic inflammation of the airways leading to an obstruction of the bronchioles. So far, there are only a few studies looking at the long-term development of pulmonary impairment in children wi...

Pulmonary function testing precautions in a time of COVID-19.
https://doi.org/10.3949/ccjm.87a.ccc006
Cleveland Clinic Journal of Medicine; Ramos JA

May 4th, 2020 - During the COVID-19 pandemic, Cleveland Clinic has put in place several pulmonary function testing precautions to reduce the risk of infection. Precautions include efforts to perform only essential testing, wear personal protective equipment, redu...

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Guidelines  5 results

Asthma in Adults
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S0025712519300896?via%3Dihub
Medical Clinics of North America; Nanda A,et al

Oct 27th, 2019 - Asthma affects approximately 300 million people worldwide and approximately 7.5% of adults in the United States. Among adults, asthma results in about 10.5 million physician office visits per year and affects approximately 8.7% of blacks, 7.6% of ...

Recommendations for a Standardized Pulmonary Function Report
http://www.thoracic.org/statements/resources/pft/standardized-pulmonary-function-report.pdf
Bruce H. Culver

Nov 30th, 2017 - This document presents a reporting format in test-specific units for spirometry, lung volumes, and diffusing capacity that can be assembled into a report appropriate for a laboratory's practice. Recommended reference sources are updated with data.

Official American Thoracic Society Technical Standards: Spirometry in the Occupational Setting
http://www.thoracic.org/statements/resources/eold/OccupSpiromTechStds.pdf
Carrie A. Redlich

Apr 14th, 2014 - Important aspects of workplace spirometry are discussed and recommendations are provided for the performance and interpretation of workplace spirometry.

An official American Thoracic Society clinical practice guideline: classification, evaluatio...
http://www.thoracic.org/statements/resources/pldd/cp-guideline-080113.pdf
Geoffrey Kurland

Jul 31st, 2013 - After common causes of DLD are excluded, neonates and infants with childhood ILD syndrome should be evaluated by a knowledgeable subspecialist. The evaluation may include echocardiography, controlled ventilation high-resolution computed tomography.

An official American Thoracic Society workshop report: optimal lung function tests for monit...
http://www.thoracic.org/statements/resources/pldd/LungFunctionWorkshopannalsats201301-017.pdf
Margaret Rosenfeld

Mar 31st, 2013 - Although pulmonary function testing plays a key role in the diagnosis and management of chronic pulmonary conditions in children under 6 years of age, objective physiologic assessment is limited in the clinical care of infants and children less th.

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Clinicaltrials.gov  1,075 results

Granularity of SERPINA1 alleles by DNA sequencing in CanCOLD.
https://doi.org/10.1183/13993003.00958-2020
The European Respiratory Journal; Gupta N, Gaudreault N et. al.

May 31st, 2020 - DNA sequencing of the SERPINA1 gene to detect alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency (AATD) may provide a better appreciation of the individual and cumulative impact of genetic variants on alpha-1 antitrypsin (AAT) serum levels and COPD phenotypes.AAT ser...

Scheuermann's Kyphosis: a 39-year follow-up from diagnosis in non-operated patients.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00586-020-06384-w
European Spine Journal : Official Publication of the European Spine Society, the European Spinal Deformity Society, and the European Section of the Cervical Spine Research Society; Ragborg L, Dragsted C et. al.

May 17th, 2020 - To investigate the impact of Scheuermann's Kyphosis (SK) on health -related quality of life (HRQOL) in adult patients and compare it to the general population. Moreover, to assess whether location of the kyphosis affects pelvic parameters, HRQOL, ...

Metabolic Syndrome in Patients with Coexistent Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome and Chr...
https://doi.org/10.1089/met.2019.0126
Metabolic Syndrome and Related Disorders; Archontogeorgis K, Voulgaris A et. al.

May 7th, 2020 - Background: Evidence suggests that metabolic syndrome (MetS) is highly prevalent in patients with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). However, data on the prevalence of MetS in patients having ...

Long-term pulmonary function testing in pediatric bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome aft...
https://doi.org/10.1002/ppul.24801
Pediatric Pulmonology REFERENCES; Walther S, Rettinger E et. al.

May 5th, 2020 - Bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome (BOS) is a severe, chronic inflammation of the airways leading to an obstruction of the bronchioles. So far, there are only a few studies looking at the long-term development of pulmonary impairment in children wi...

Pulmonary function testing precautions in a time of COVID-19.
https://doi.org/10.3949/ccjm.87a.ccc006
Cleveland Clinic Journal of Medicine; Ramos JA

May 4th, 2020 - During the COVID-19 pandemic, Cleveland Clinic has put in place several pulmonary function testing precautions to reduce the risk of infection. Precautions include efforts to perform only essential testing, wear personal protective equipment, redu...

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News  49 results

Asthma in Adults
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S0025712519300896?via%3Dihub
Medical Clinics of North America; Nanda A,et al

Oct 27th, 2019 - Asthma affects approximately 300 million people worldwide and approximately 7.5% of adults in the United States. Among adults, asthma results in about 10.5 million physician office visits per year and affects approximately 8.7% of blacks, 7.6% of ...

Bronchiolitis is a feared complication of connective tissue disease
https://www.mdedge.com/clinicianreviews/article/198381/lupus-connective-tissue-diseases/bronchiolitis-feared-complication?channel=53
Bruce Jancin

Apr 8th, 2019 - MAUI, HAWAII – Vigilance for the possibility of bronchiolitis is warranted in patients with rheumatoid arthritis, Sjögren’s syndrome, or systemic lupus erythematosus who develop shortness of breath and cough or a precipitous drop in their forced e.

When and how to suspect asthma misdiagnosis
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/165088/asthma/when-and-how-suspect-asthma-misdiagnosis/page/0/1
Internal Medicine News;

May 7th, 2018 - “Most asthmatics get symptomatic relief from their disease,” Dr. Happel observed.

Minocycline-induced hyperpigmentation
https://www.mdedge.com/ccjm/article/120407/dermatology/minocycline-induced-hyperpigmentation?channel=162
Mahmoud Abdelghany, MD, Alan J. Kivitz, MD

Dec 1st, 2016 - A 64-year-old woman had a remote history of generalized fatigue, tightness of the hands, tingling and numbness of the face, joint stiffness, and bluish discoloration of the fingers that worsened with cold weather. Laboratory testing at that time h.

Pulmonary function testing adds little to STS risk scores
https://www.mdedge.com/cardiology/article/109324/cardiothoracic-surgery/pulmonary-function-testing-adds-little-sts-risk
Mark S. Lesney

Jun 1st, 2016 - Routine preoperative pulmonary function tests appear to have only limited utility in predicting outcomes in patients undergoing cardiothoracic surgery when the Society of Thoracic Surgeons risk score is available, according to the results of a ret.

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Patient Education  2 results see all →