Tori Rodriguez

MA, LPC

Most Recent Articles by Tori Rodriguez

Addressing Smoking Cessation in Asthma

Addressing Smoking Cessation in Asthma

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Smoking cessation in patients with asthma is associated with reduced symptoms, improved lung function and quality of life, reduced use of rescue medications, improved airway hyperresponsiveness, and decreased hyperactivity.

Climate Change: Dire Implications for Respiratory Conditions

Climate Change: Dire Implications for Respiratory Conditions

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Changing pollination patterns, extreme weather events, rising sea levels, air pollution, and extreme temperatures all negatively affect respiratory conditions.

Supplementing Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Therapy With Nutritional Changes

Supplementing Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Therapy With Nutritional Changes

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Current research suggests patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension may benefit from iron and vitamin D supplementation.

The Road to Precision Medicine in COPD Is Paved With Phenotypes

The Road to Precision Medicine in COPD Is Paved With Phenotypes

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Although emerging data offer valuable clues, the pathophysiological distinctions between different phenotypes of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease are still poorly understood.

PAH in Congenital Heart Disease: Challenges and Advances

PAH in Congenital Heart Disease: Challenges and Advances

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Management strategies were discussed for subtypes of PAH-congenital heart disease including Eisenmenger syndrome, PAH with persistent systemic to pulmonary shunts, and PAH with small or coincidental defect or PAH after defect closure.

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