For COPD, can electronic health record data predict 90-day post hospitalization mortality — and thereby serve as a risk stratification tool?
An open-label extension study of the PULSAR trial evaluated sotatercept treatment of patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension over 12 to 18 months.
Are delays in treatment for pulmonary arterial hypertension the cause of the poorer PAH outcomes seen among individuals in socially disadvantaged groups?
Findings of a long-term study on the safety and efficacy of ralinepag for pulmonary arterial hypertension are consistent with earlier clinical trial findings.
Can midodrine effectively stabilize blood pressure in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension, thus enabling them to increase their PAH medication dosage?
In patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension, is abnormal pulmonary gas exchange during submaximal exercise associated with greater risk of clinical worsening events?
How is PAH severity related to peripheral endothelial dysfunction and arterial stiffness, and how does PAH treatment affect these variables?
Should enteral or IV vitamin C become standard of care in the treatment of patients with sepsis?
TRAVERSE trial findings on the efficacy, safety, and OCS-sparring effect of dupilumab for severe OCS-dependent asthma were presented at ATS 2022.
What biologic therapies effectively treat airway hyperresponsiveness in asthma, and what do these therapies show about the underlying biology of asthma?
Is lung cancer screening using risk-based low-dose computer tomography a better predictor of lung cancer risk than age or pack/years of smoking?
Can pulmonary rehabilitation improve outcomes in patients post-COVID-19 who are experiencing persistent and debilitating respiratory and other symptoms?
Can the hyperpolarized xenon-129 transfer contrast MRI, which details ventilation and gas exchange, help to characterize successful vs unsuccessful endobronchial valve placements?
Does omalizumab therapy for patients with moderate to severe allergic asthma affect these patients’ use of antitussives?
Does ventilation with individualized PEEP combined with continuous CPAP immediately after extubation leads to better oxygenation than PEEP alone?
How do outcomes of endobronchial ultrasound-guided transbronchial fine needle aspiration differ in patients aged 65 or older vs those younger than 65?
Should patients with asthma or COPD have their inhaler regimens switched for nonclinical reasons? A systematic review examined real world evidence on this subject.
To what extent does depression influence asthma exacerbations? A population-based study presented at ATS 2022 examined the link between exacerbations and depression.
Is red blood cell distribution width a predictor of outcomes in patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome who are critically ill?
Among children with asthma, are inhaled corticosteroids effective in controlling wheezing that is associated with these children’s gut microbiome?