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Pediatric OSA Associated With Abnormal Metabolic Profile

Pediatric OSA Associated With Abnormal Metabolic Profile

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Obese pediatric patients with obstructive sleep apnea were more likely to have abnormal metabolic profiles, including high triglyceride and alanine transaminase levels, compared with obese children without obstructive sleep apnea.

Pulmonary Symptoms With GERD in Infants May Increase Asthma Risk

Pulmonary Symptoms With GERD in Infants May Increase Asthma Risk

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Infants who presented with pulmonary symptoms when diagnosed with gastroesophageal reflux disease had a higher incidence of early onset asthma compared with infants who did not have pulmonary symptoms.

High Flow Nasal Cannula Oxygen Therapy May Benefit Elderly Patients in ICU

High Flow Nasal Cannula Oxygen Therapy May Benefit Elderly Patients in ICU

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After high flow nasal cannula oxygen therapy, 15% of patients had to be intubated and mechanically ventilated, but the majority stepped down to regular oxygen therapy.

Hospital Readmissions Reduced for COPD With Discharge Care Bundle

Hospital Readmissions Reduced for COPD With Discharge Care Bundle

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Patients who received a discharge care bundle after being hospitalized for an acute exacerbation of COPD had a lower rate of readmission.

Incidence of Pulmonary Nodules Needed to Improve Screening Programs

Incidence of Pulmonary Nodules Needed to Improve Screening Programs

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Accurate and contemporary incidence of pulmonary nodules is needed to implement better screening programs and identify at-risk populations.

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