Suzanne Bujara

Suzanne Bujara

As a medical writer with more than 20 years of experience, Suzanne has written for Medscape, myCME, praxis.md, and Medical Economics magazine. She is passionate about public health, education, and patient advocacy. Suzanne has a BA and MBA from Rutgers University.

Most Recent Articles by Suzanne Bujara

Adipose Tissue Transfer, Lung Scaffolds: The Future of Stem Cells in COPD

Adipose Tissue Transfer, Lung Scaffolds: The Future of Stem Cells in COPD

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Clinicians are eager for new therapies to address the damage to airways and lung parenchyma because no current therapy can completely reverse COPD damage.

Lung Cancer Imaging in Asymptomatic Patients: To Screen or Not to Screen?

Lung Cancer Imaging in Asymptomatic Patients: To Screen or Not to Screen?

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Although screening for lung cancer with low-dose computed tomography has demonstrated a reduction in mortality, some experts say the benefits do not outweigh the potential harms.

Is There an "Ideal" Cystic Fibrosis Candidate for Lung Transplantation?

Is There an "Ideal" Cystic Fibrosis Candidate for Lung Transplantation?

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Lung transplantation can extend survival in patients with cystic fibrosis who have compromised lung function and increasing exacerbations.

Illicit Drug Use in Asthma: Heroin, Cocaine, and Marijuana Worsen Symptoms

Illicit Drug Use in Asthma: Heroin, Cocaine, and Marijuana Worsen Symptoms

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Inhaling and smoking heroin and cocaine increase the risk for asthma exacerbations and decreased pulmonary function; marijuana is associated with wheezing, cough, and sputum production.

Unraveling the Relationship Between COPD and Stroke

Unraveling the Relationship Between COPD and Stroke

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Although COPD has been identified as a risk factor for cardiovascular disease, researchers are less certain about the relationship between COPD and stroke.

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