Sheila Jacobs

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COPD and Asthma Risk in Women With Rheumatoid Arthritis

COPD and Asthma Risk in Women With Rheumatoid Arthritis

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Women with rheumatoid arthritis had an increased risk for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, but did not have an increased risk for asthma compared with women without RA.

Asthma Risk in Offspring of Women With Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

Asthma Risk in Offspring of Women With Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

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Systemic lupus erythematosus during pregnancy is associated with an increased risk for asthma in offspring.

Thromboembolic Event Risk With Cisplatin vs Carboplatin in Lung Cancer

Thromboembolic Event Risk With Cisplatin vs Carboplatin in Lung Cancer

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Platinum-based chemotherapy agents for lung cancer may increase the risk for thromboembolism.

Progression of Emphysema With Regular Aspirin Use

Progression of Emphysema With Regular Aspirin Use

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Regular use of aspirin may slow the progression of emphysema.

Low Peak Lung Function May Identify Individuals at Risk for Early Comorbidities

Low Peak Lung Function May Identify Individuals at Risk for Early Comorbidities

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The use of spirometry during infancy or early adulthood may help identify individuals at risk for poor health outcomes

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