Tori Rodriguez

MA, LPC

Most Recent Articles by Tori Rodriguez

Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension: Using Biomarkers to Assess Treatment Response

Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension: Using Biomarkers to Assess Treatment Response

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Using biomarkers in pulmonary arterial hypertension may be a less invasive strategy for assessing response to treatment.

Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension: Mechanisms of Exercise Intolerance

Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension: Mechanisms of Exercise Intolerance

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Respiratory muscle dysfunction, iron deficiency, and skeletal muscle dysfunction have been implicated as mechanisms for exercise intolerance in pulmonary arterial hypertension.

Bronchoalveolar Lavage in Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Diagnosis: Point/Counterpoint

Bronchoalveolar Lavage in Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Diagnosis: Point/Counterpoint

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Lung disease experts Athol Wells, MD, and Joshua Mooney, MD, MS, debate the diagnostic value of bronchoalveolar lavage in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.

Managing Pulmonary Hypertension in Preterm Neonates: Updates in an Emerging Field

Managing Pulmonary Hypertension in Preterm Neonates: Updates in an Emerging Field

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Prenatal factors such as intrauterine growth retardation, infection, and placental inflammation can affect lung development in neonates.

Asthma and COPD: Updates on Prevalence, Disability, and Mortality

Asthma and COPD: Updates on Prevalence, Disability, and Mortality

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A 2015 update from the 1990 Global Burden of Disease study reveals current prevalence and mortality of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

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