Communication emphasized as well as consideration of readmission as proxy for other health factors
People living in homes with high average air exchange rates are more likely to report chronic cough, asthma, or asthma-like symptoms..
Parents who both smoke cigarettes and electronic cigarettes are less likely to have smoke-free car and vape-free car or home policies compared with cigarette users.
Assuming causality, 22% of SUIDs directly attributed to maternal smoking during pregnancy.
Analyzing personality characteristics and risk behaviors of youth who use synthetic cannabinoids may prevent addiction and adverse effects associated with drug use.
Secondhand smoke exposure is associated with an increased prevalence of chronic kidney disease (CKD) and CKD development.
A new electronic decision support tool can improve the quality of asthma care in primary care settings.
Heavy smokers have reduced sensitivity for all spatial frequencies, color discrimination impairments
Refillable e-cigarettes demonstrate greater efficacy for smoking cessation than nicotine replacement therapy when both products are accompanied by behavioral support. A 2-group, multicenter, pragmatic, individually randomized controlled trial was conducted at 3 stop-smoking service sites in the United Kingdom as part of the National Health Service (NHS) between May 2015 and February 2018. Results of…
New evidence led to development of 2 new recommendations for combination therapy.
No link seen after adjustment for smoking, sleep disorder, substance use disorder, anxiety disorders, depression
Data show that current smoking status was inversely associated with primary Sjogren syndrome.
The first generic form of the Advair Diskus (fluticasone propionate and salmeterol inhalation powder) inhaler has been approved by the US FDA.
The duration of antibiotic regimens to treat lower respiratory tract infection can be reduced through the use of a procalcitonin-guided algorithm.
The US Food and Drug Administration was given an “F” in a new American Lung Association report card evaluating tobacco prevention programs.
Overweight/obese teens, young adults taking supplements do not have improved asthma control.
Recent guidelines set forth by an interdisciplinary panel assembled by the American Thoracic Society sought to demystify primary ciliary dyskinesia and address 4 main diagnostic questions.
In both sexes, higher lean body mass in childhood, adolescence linked to higher lung function at 15.
A new clinical practice guidelines summary for clinicians regarding idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis has been released, which describes clinical manifestations and diagnostic interventions for the disease.
Current smokers had increased risk for measures of subclinical peripheral artery disease.