Most Recent Articles by Colby Stong
Canakinumab vs placebo showed promising results in preventing recurrent cardiovascular events and incidences of lung cancer.
Men have an increased risk of cardiovascular disease for more than 5 years following either sepsis or pneumonia.
Chlorhexidine oral rinse solution 0.05% as an adjunctive intervention in daily oral hygiene care in nursing home residents does not reduce the rate of aspiration pneumonia.
Noninvasive positive-pressure ventilation to clear secretions in patients with acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease may be more beneficial than conventional mechanical ventilation.
Long-term supplemental oxygen does not provide any benefit for patients with stable chronic obstructive pulmonary disease regarding time of death or first hospitalization.