Respiratory Diseases

Lower Respiratory Tract Infection: Symptom Duration and Severity With Oral Prednisolone

Lower Respiratory Tract Infection: Symptom Duration and Severity With Oral Prednisolone

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Oral corticosteroids did not reduce symptom severity or duration in patients with lower respiratory tract infections without asthma.

Racial Differences in ARTI Treatment Received in Pediatric Emergency Departments

Racial Differences in ARTI Treatment Received in Pediatric Emergency Departments

The correlation between patient race and ethnicity and administration of antibiotic treatment for viral acute respiratory tract infections was examined.

Call for New Infection Diagnosis Criteria in Emergency Department

Call for New Infection Diagnosis Criteria in Emergency Department

Infections, including lower respiratory infections, are often over- or underdiagnosed in older adults in emergency departments.

Asthma Linked to Migraine Risk in Children

Asthma Linked to Migraine Risk in Children

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Treatment with antiasthma and antihistamine medication may help reduce migraine in this population.

Respiratory Effects of Cannabis: a National Academies Report

Respiratory Effects of Cannabis: a National Academies Report

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The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine released a report titled "The Health Effects of Cannabis and Cannabinoids: The Current State of Evidence and Recommendation for Research."

Higher Rate of Osteoporosis, Osteoporotic Fracture in Patients With Tuberculosis

Higher Rate of Osteoporosis, Osteoporotic Fracture in Patients With Tuberculosis

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Patients with tuberculosis have a higher rate of osteoporosis and osteoporotic fracture.

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