A case report describes a woman who presented to the emergency room 12 hours after choking while taking her iron supplement which caused severe cough and wheezing.
Upon x-ray, clinicians identified a displaced intrauterine device in the patient's abdominal cavity.
Annual number of patients who died from COPD while in the hospital decreased 62 percent from 2005-2014.
Following multiple tick and mosquito bites, a male patient experienced severe anaphylaxis and hypotention following the ingestion of mammalian meat or dairy products.
The patient presented with obesity and reduction in bilateral hip flexion strength and shoulder abduction.
While directly observed therapy is standard care in TB, study data confirms the efficacy of this treatment method.
More than 300,000 individual ICU stays were examined to determine the benefit of ICU volume related to ARDS outcomes.
Lung cancer diagnosis raised the odds of suicide by over four times in comparison to the general population according to a study presented at annual meeting of ATS.
Angiotensin II decreased the requirement to use catecholamines in patients with vasodilatory shock.
Multiple studies presented at ATS 2017 indicated that indacaterol/glycoptrrolate inhaler therapy results in clinically significant improvements in COPD-related quality of life.
Data from 150 patients suggested that lung diffusion capacity is the most relevant predictive factor for reduced 6-minute walk distance in SAPH.
Online pulmonary rehabilitation is non-inferior to face-to-face rehabilitation for patients with COPD, according to research presented at ATS 2017.
Prenatal exposure to ambient fine particulate matter and stress are linked to increased childhood asthma in boys by age 6 years.
Researchers compared 4- and 8-week benralizumab vs placebo for asthma.
Three in 4 study participants had sleep apnea, but only 2.1% of those cases were diagnosed.
Oxidative stress may play an important role in the development of recurrent wheezing following viral ARIs in infancy.
A new survey shows that home oxygen services create barriers for patients with lung disease.
Risk for serious pregnancy complications, length of hospital stay, and intensive care unit admission are higher in in women with obstructive sleep apnea.
Compared to the year prior to bronchial thermoplasty (BT) treatment, in the 2 years after BT treatment, patients experienced reduction in severe exacerbations, hospitalizations, and ER visits.
Researchers found a significant association with declining forced vital capacity and diffusing capacity of the lung for carbon monoxide with ICOS and CD28.
More than 4 million women were included in an examination of the relationship between asthma and polycystic ovary syndrome.
Approximately 22.1% adults do not respond to initial antibiotic treatment for community-acquired pneumonia, according to new research presented at ATS 2017.