Sheila Jacobs

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Cardiovascular Comorbidity Screening Should Be Conducted in COPD With Obesity

Cardiovascular Comorbidity Screening Should Be Conducted in COPD With Obesity

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Hypertension and diabetes are especially prevalent comorbidities in obese patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

Does CAP Antibiotic Prescribing Differ in Children's vs Non-Children's Hospitals?

Does CAP Antibiotic Prescribing Differ in Children's vs Non-Children's Hospitals?

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Guideline-concordant prescribing trends in pediatric community-acquired pneumonia appear to be lagging behind in non-children's hospitals compared with children's hospitals.

Systemic Sclerosis-Associated PAH Genomic Signature Differs From ILD

Systemic Sclerosis-Associated PAH Genomic Signature Differs From ILD

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Systemic sclerosis-associated pulmonary hypertension and systemic sclerosis-associated interstitial lung disease exhibit similar but distinct gene expression profiles.

Treprostinil May Have Antithrombotic Effect in Pediatric Pulmonary Hypertension

Treprostinil May Have Antithrombotic Effect in Pediatric Pulmonary Hypertension

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Treatment with treprostinil has demonstrated potential antithrombotic mechanisms of action in pediatric patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension.

COPD and Obesity: Is There a Dose-Response Relationship in Nonsmokers?

COPD and Obesity: Is There a Dose-Response Relationship in Nonsmokers?

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The odds of developing COPD were considerably higher in both men and women with class III obesity compared with normal weight individuals.

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