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New evidence shows that measles infection decreases the breadth and titers of preexisting antibodies to a wide variety of pathogens.... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 15-11-2019
Fonte: NEJM JOURNAL WATCH - topics: respiratory infections
By Hana El Sahly, MD
Enterovirus D68 (EV-D68) causes respiratory illnesses such as pneumonia, and has been reported to cause acute flaccid myelitis. Enterovirus A71 (EV-A71) is known to cause cardiopulmonary failure due to brainstem encephalitis, but there have been few reports of these conditions being associated with EV-D68. Outbreaks of EV-D68 infection have occurred... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 15-11-2019
Fonte: BMJ CASE REPORTS - recent articles
By Yogo, N., Imamura, T., Muto, Y., Hirai, K.
Journal of Telemedicine and Telecare, Ahead of Print.... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 15-11-2019
Fonte: JOURNAL OF TELEMEDICINE AND TELECARE - online first articles
By Paula Weigel
Journal of Telemedicine and Telecare, Ahead of Print.... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 15-11-2019
Fonte: JOURNAL OF TELEMEDICINE AND TELECARE - recent articles
By Paula Weigel
Journal of Telemedicine and Telecare, Ahead of Print.... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 15-11-2019
Fonte: JOURNAL OF TELEMEDICINE AND TELECARE - online first articles
By Michelle Duvall
Journal of Telemedicine and Telecare, Ahead of Print.... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 15-11-2019
Fonte: JOURNAL OF TELEMEDICINE AND TELECARE - recent articles
By Michelle Duvall
The Andrew Herxheimer memorial lecture at the 2019 Paris general assembly of the International Society of Drug Bulletins, delivered by Alan Cassels (Communications Director, Therapeutics Initiative, University of British Columbia) and Dee Mangin (Professor of Family Medicine at McMaster University), focused on the burden of overprescribing. Both speakers provided a... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 14-11-2019
Fonte: DRUG AND THERAPEUTIC BULLETIN - online first
By Cave, J. A.
Long-term exposure to particulate matter 2.5 μm (PM2.5) air pollution is associated with an increased risk of lung cancer. However, the evidence is limited in low-income and middle-income countries. We estimated the association between the incidence of lung cancer and PM2.5 air pollution exposure in the Urban Employee Basic Medical... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 14-11-2019
Fonte: THORAX - online first
By Zhang, Z., Zhu, D., Cui, B., Ding, R., Shi, X., He, P.
Lung cancer and cardiovascular disease (CVD) are both leading causes of mortality and morbidity in the UK and worldwide.1 2 Every day in the UK, approximately 130 people learn that they have lung cancer, and nearly 100 die because of it.3 For CVD, the numbers are even greater; on average,... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 14-11-2019
Fonte: THORAX - recent issues
By Fisk, M., Bolton, C. E.
Background It is unknown if adults born... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 14-11-2019
Fonte: THORAX - current issue only
By Doyle, L. W., Irving, L., Haikerwal, A., Lee, K., Ranganathan, S., Cheong, J.
The acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) is characterised by diffuse impairment in gas exchange that can result from heterogenous aetiologies. ARDS causes 10% of intensive care unit admissions worldwide with inpatient mortality rates ranging from 35% for mild cases to 46% for severe cases.1 Despite being a common and frequently... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 14-11-2019
Fonte: THORAX - recent issues
By Bain, W., Matute-Bello, G.
Serum IgA ≤70 mg/dL (low IgA) is associated with exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. The association of low IgA with longitudinal lung function is poorly defined. This study included 917 World Trade Center (WTC)-exposed firefighters with longitudinal spirometry measured between September 2001 and September 2018 and IgA measured between... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 14-11-2019
Fonte: THORAX - current issue only
By Putman, B., Lahousse, L., Zeig-Owens, R., Singh, A., Hall, C. B., Liu, Y., Schwartz, T., Goldfarb, D., Webber, M. P., Prezant, D. J., Weiden, M. D.
The rising prevalence of pulmonary fibrosis and its attendant morbidity and mortality burden have spurred a renewed interest in the search for radiographical biomarkers predictive of early and clinically inconspicuous disease.1 The pressing need to identify such biomarkers becomes increasingly important as these abnormalities may herald the onset of pulmonary... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 14-11-2019
Fonte: THORAX - recent issues
By Adegunsoye, A.
Lung cancer and cardiovascular disease (CVD) are both leading causes of mortality and morbidity in the UK and worldwide.1 2 Every day in the UK, approximately 130 people learn that they have lung cancer, and nearly 100 die because of it.3 For CVD, the numbers are even greater; on average,... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 14-11-2019
Fonte: THORAX - current issue only
By Fisk, M., Bolton, C. E.