Sheila Jacobs

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Montelukast Plus Levocetirizine vs Monotherapy in Asthma, Allergic Rhinitis

Montelukast Plus Levocetirizine vs Monotherapy in Asthma, Allergic Rhinitis

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Montelukast plus levocetirizine demonstrated a significant reduction in mean daytime nasal symptom scores compared with montelukast monotherapy.

Macitentan Tolerated in Portopulmonary Hypertension

Macitentan Tolerated in Portopulmonary Hypertension

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Recent data suggest that the endothelin receptor antagonist macitentan can be used to target the endothelin pathway in patients with portopulmonary hypertension.

Improved Exercise Capacity in COPD With Automatic Oxygen Titration

Improved Exercise Capacity in COPD With Automatic Oxygen Titration

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Patients with severe COPD improved significantly in both endurance time and walking distance with the use of automatically titrated oxygen flow vs constant oxygen flow.

Paraben Exposure and Childhood Asthma-Related Outcomes

Paraben Exposure and Childhood Asthma-Related Outcomes

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For every 10-fold rise in methyl and propyl concentrations, there was a 2.61 and a 2.18 increased prevalence odds ratio, respectively, of reporting an emergency department visit in the last 12 months in boys with asthma.

Does Monotherapy With Correctors Have Clinical Benefit in Cystic Fibrosis?

Does Monotherapy With Correctors Have Clinical Benefit in Cystic Fibrosis?

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Evidence is lacking that demonstrates that monotherapy with correctors has a clinically important effect on individuals with cystic fibrosis who have 2 copies of the F508del mutation.

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