Pulmonology Information Center
Vaping among American teenagers increased dramatically in 2018, with nearly 2 of every 5 high school seniors reporting they had tried an electronic cigarette during the past year.
Sildenafil and tadalafil not approved to be sold over the counter and are being sold illegally.
Omalizumab rescue therapy produced rapid results in a patient with refractory status asthmaticus.
The new ICD-10 coding system may seem inappropriate for some disease models, but asthma care may benefit from the required changes.
Begin to impart asthma information to young patients and/or their caregivers as early as possible.
Should more hospital systems institute smoke-free hiring policies?
Clinicians are gaining a better understanding of how asthma and allergies are regulated by the circadian clock, which will help patients better alleviate their symptoms.
The concept of thirdhand smoke was originally introduced in 1953, when rodent studies first demonstrated the carcinogenic effects of the residue from tobacco smoke.
What therapeutic options exist for COPD patients who follow guidelines but still have difficulty breathing?
What can be used to treat vaginal dryness and decreased libido in women who smoke?
How often should stable patients with asthma undergo spirometry?
A clinician offers a tip helping patients remember to use their steroid inhalers.
Pediatrics patients with asthma who have to undergo surgery are at risk for complications.
Take caution when using oxygen therapy to treat patients with emphysema.
An 85-year-old female patient receiving treatment for COPD develops a thin white film on her cornea.
What term refers to the plump and sagging appearance of a full pericardium?