Sleep-disordered breathing affects the heart, but cardiovascular complications can also affect sleep.
A microRNA cluster is elevated in cystic fibrosis sputum and associated with pulmonary exacerbations.
Checking spirometry earlier may help reduce length of stay those with cystic fibrosis pulmonary exacerbations.
Pulmonologists and gastroenterologists have teamed up to treat CF patients in a single visit, with on-the-spot consultation and treatment plans created by the joint clinician team.
FEV1, shortness of breath score and physical quality of life were all improved after participation in a formalized program.
In 1999, the Section of Pulmonary Medicine at Nationwide Children’s was designated as an American Lung Association Asthma Clinical Research Center, one of 18 selected participants, only five of which are pediatric.
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