Tori Rodriguez

MA, LPC

Most Recent Articles by Tori Rodriguez

Improved Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Risk Prediction Tools Needed

Improved Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Risk Prediction Tools Needed

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The use of a risk calculator aimed at achieving a low-risk profile in PAH trials is discussed.

COPD and the "Obesity Paradox:" Is a Higher BMI Protective?

COPD and the "Obesity Paradox:" Is a Higher BMI Protective?

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Recent research suggests that increasing obesity class is independently associated with worse respiratory-specific and general quality of life outcomes in COPD.

Stem Cell Therapy for RV Failure in PAH: Overview and Clinician Interview

Stem Cell Therapy for RV Failure in PAH: Overview and Clinician Interview

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Stem cell therapy targeting right ventricular failure may help improve pulmonary circulation in pulmonary arterial hypertension.

Fixed-Dosed Dual Bronchodilators for COPD: Overview and Clinician Interview

Fixed-Dosed Dual Bronchodilators for COPD: Overview and Clinician Interview

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Treating chronic obstructive pulmonary disease remains challenging, particularly in terms of choosing the appropriate fixed-dose combination bronchodilator.

The Mounting Evidence Against Electronic Cigarette Use

The Mounting Evidence Against Electronic Cigarette Use

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Electronic cigarettes were once thought to be a helpful smoking cessation tool, but new evidence suggests they may be as if not more harmful than combustible cigarettes.

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