Health Care Leaders Offer Interim Guidelines on Vaping and EVALI Care
While investigations are ongoing, an interim report offers clinical guidance regarding vaping-associated lung injuries.
Altered immune and inflammatory responses hinder clearance of bacterial infections.
A protein that triggers an imbalance of mucous and ciliated cells in patients with chronic lung disease could be a target for treatments to restore airways.
CF patients are more often requiring lung transplants later in life while there is a growing trend in children with refractory ARDS needing transplants.
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.
Patients with cystic fibrosis show transcriptomic changes after starting treatment with lumacaftor/ivacaftor.
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.
Pulmonary Medicine at Nationwide Children’s Hospital has been involved in research related to cystic fibrosis (CF) since the early 1990s.
According to UNICEF data, the death rate for children under the age of 5 years is 43 per 1,000 live births in India. This means that 563,752 children will die this year, many without proper diagnosis of their diseases.
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