Sheila Jacobs

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Early Child Care Attendance and Asthma, Wheeze Risk: What's the Link?

Early Child Care Attendance and Asthma, Wheeze Risk: What's the Link?

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Early child care attendance increased the risk for wheeze in children ≤2 years of age but decreased the risk for asthma in children 3 to 5 years of age.

Benefits of Targeted Pharmacologic Therapy in PAH and Distal CTEPH

Benefits of Targeted Pharmacologic Therapy in PAH and Distal CTEPH

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In patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension or distal chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension, targeted pharmacologic treatment was associated with an increase in achieved therapeutic goals.

Sleep Quality in COPD May Predict Overall Quality of Life

Sleep Quality in COPD May Predict Overall Quality of Life

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Sleep quality in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease may be a significant predictor of multiple metrics of quality of life.

Specific Delirium Phenotypes May Predict Long-Term Cognitive Impairment

Specific Delirium Phenotypes May Predict Long-Term Cognitive Impairment

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Sedative-associated, hypoxic, and septic delirium were predictive of long-term cognitive impairment in patients with a critical illness related to acute respiratory failure, shock, or both.

PDE-5 Inhibitor Prescribing Trends in US Veterans With Pulmonary Hypertension

PDE-5 Inhibitor Prescribing Trends in US Veterans With Pulmonary Hypertension

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Nearly two-thirds of phosphodiesterase-5 inhibitor prescriptions for US veterans are inconsistent with pulmonary hypertension guidelines.

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