Researchers conducted subgroup analysis of revenfenacin phase 3 trial data to assess health status improvements in women vs men with moderate to severe COPD.
Patients at risk of rheumatoid arthritis may wonder if there are lifestyle factors that play a role. What are some of the factors that you can discuss with them, and what can you recommend they do?
Rates of biochemically verified cannabis use early in pregnancy increased by 25 percent during versus 15 months before the pandemic.
Study authors conducted a retrospective analysis over a 5-year period to analyze health care resource utilization among CRSwNP patients and identify areas for quality improvement.
Amoxicillin unlikely to be clinically effective overall or in specified clinical subgroups in whom antibiotics are commonly prescribed.
Patients who have asthma or who have children who are at risk of developing asthma may wonder what they can do to prevent or control the condition. Does nutrition play a role in helping or worsening asthma, and what can you tell your patients?
Large study of Hispanic adults shows association with risk for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease before age 50.
Teens who use e-cigarettes are at an increased risk of transitioning to combustible tobacco products.
Individuals should continue to receive asthma care and take asthma medications during the pandemic.
Researchers outline diagnostic and treatment options for oral leukoplakia including use of carbon dioxide (CO2) laser therapy.
Risk slightly higher after introduction of nationwide pneumococcal conjugate vaccine.
Likelihood of using substances up when youth were stressed by pandemic-related uncertainty, family experienced material hardship.
Factors associated with use or nonuse found to be similar between the groups
Pneumonia prevention interventions such as proper oral care, head-of-bed elevation, and incentive spirometry, are not being provided to most patients outside the ICU, leading to greater than two-thirds of hospital-acquired pneumonia.
Although it has become widely accepted that COPD encompasses a range of phenotypes, the development of a precision medicine approach has been slow.
Patients with severe asthma with low baseline cytokine levels responded well to benralizumab therapy.
A detailed smoking history may help to inform patient outcomes.
Researchers compared trends in antibiotic prescription rates during the period preceding the pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV), as well as the early and late PCV periods, among Jewish vs Bedouin children.
Greatest decrease seen for those previously working outside of the home and in those without ‘allergic-type’ inflammation
Patients who have severe eosinophilic asthma that is uncontrolled on omalizumab may be effectively switched to mepolizumab.