Colby Stong

Most Recent Articles by Colby Stong

Does Targeted Inflammation Therapy Reduce Risk of CV Events, Lung Cancer?

Does Targeted Inflammation Therapy Reduce Risk of CV Events, Lung Cancer?

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Canakinumab vs placebo showed promising results in preventing recurrent cardiovascular events and incidences of lung cancer.

Increased CVD Risk in Men Following Sepsis, Pneumonia

Increased CVD Risk in Men Following Sepsis, Pneumonia

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Men have an increased risk of cardiovascular disease for more than 5 years following either sepsis or pneumonia.

Does Chlorhexidine Oral Rinse Affect Outcomes in Aspiration Pneumonia?

Does Chlorhexidine Oral Rinse Affect Outcomes in Aspiration Pneumonia?

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Chlorhexidine oral rinse solution 0.05% as an adjunctive intervention in daily oral hygiene care in nursing home residents does not reduce the rate of aspiration pneumonia.

NPPV Technique More Effective in COPD Treatment

NPPV Technique More Effective in COPD Treatment

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Noninvasive positive-pressure ventilation to clear secretions in patients with acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease may be more beneficial than conventional mechanical ventilation.

Long-Term Oxygen Therapy Beneficial in COPD with Moderate Desaturation?

Long-Term Oxygen Therapy Beneficial in COPD with Moderate Desaturation?

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Long-term supplemental oxygen does not provide any benefit for patients with stable chronic obstructive pulmonary disease regarding time of death or first hospitalization.

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