COVID-19-associated acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) can be efficiently treated with extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO).
Although smoking cessation is associated with weight gain, this increase in weight did not offset the mortality benefit of quitting.
Researchers investigated the connection between gut microbiota composition and lung COPD development.
Adults with low socioeconomic status and the least healthy lifestyle have a twofold higher risk for mortality.
A third of children hospitalized with COVID-19 experience severe illness, which is associated with younger children, male patients, and those with a chronic condition.
Tocilizumab prevents progression of interstitial lung disease in patients with early systemic sclerosis SSc.
Lower annual income is associated with increased cancer worry and anxiety among women receiving gynecologic oncology care during the COVID-19 pandemic.
In patients with respiratory P aeruginosa infection, an increase in the bacterial production of elastase may increase lung tissue inflammation.