Find out more about the most effective strategies for improving medication adherence in patients with COPD.
Mechanical debridement, laser photoresection, cryotherapy, electrosurgery, photodynamic therapy (PDT), and brachytherapy can be used to remove endobronchial tissue.
Elderly patients are at increased risk for COPD, emphysema, CB, and bronchiectasis.--especially drug-resistant strains. How should the elderly with these pulmonary conditions be managed?
How accurate and useful are point of care influenza tests?
Find out why a workup for atopy can help some COPD patients breathe easier.
Don't miss this literature review of influenza-related neurological complications related to the influenza A (H1N1) pandemic of 2009.
LTRAs are the first new approach in asthma therapy in the past 25 years and the first class of drugs to target components of the inflammatory process.
Get clear on diagnostic criteria for acute interstitial pneumonia and learn to identify what to exclude before making the diagnosis.
Best practices for ICU patients are reviewed.
Get the latest data on COPD treatments and how findings can be applied in practice.
What actions are being taken to overcome the COPD care-bundle hurdles?
Find out how changes in the new GOLD classification for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease have impacted patient care. What's next?
Can saliva testing help COPD patients stay healthier?
What's the interaction between histone modifications and gene regulation in asthma?
The classical description of pulmonary hypertension is shifting and isn't just a rare disease typically affecting young women. What now?
Get evidence based clinical recommendations about airway clearance techniques -- for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
Learn more about current thinking regarding COPD and find out how three different mechanisms of airflow obstruction play a role in COPD pathogenesis.