Linda Peckel

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Diagnostic Accuracy of NICE Asthma Algorithm Poor in Children

Diagnostic Accuracy of NICE Asthma Algorithm Poor in Children

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A new algorithm developed by the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence was not useful for diagnosing asthma in children and adolescents.

Fracture Risk in COPD Increases With Extended Duration of Corticosteroid Use

Fracture Risk in COPD Increases With Extended Duration of Corticosteroid Use

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Inhaled corticosteroids for COPD does not increase the risk for fractures when used for short-term periods.

Influenza Vaccine May Benefit Elderly Patients With Asthma

Influenza Vaccine May Benefit Elderly Patients With Asthma

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Influenza vaccination provided a small protective effect in patients with asthma.

Predicting Future Moderate or Severe Exacerbations in Asthma

Predicting Future Moderate or Severe Exacerbations in Asthma

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Moderate and severe asthma exacerbations were predictive of similar future events, and they appear to be phenotypically distinct conditions.

Mortality in CAP Following Sepsis Clinical Criteria Update

Mortality in CAP Following Sepsis Clinical Criteria Update

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Nearly 7000 patients with community-acquired pneumonia were examined using updated Sepsis-3 Task Force criteria.

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