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Data from phase 3 studies of Tiotropium ( Spiriva ) delivered via the Respimat inhaler in mild, moderate and severe asthma patients were presented at the 2014 American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & ...


Efficacy and safety of Umeclidinium ( Incruse ) administered in a dry power inhaler were evaluated in moderate-to-very-severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients. This was a randomised, pl ...


Bacteria are often isolated in stable chronic obstructive pulmonary disease ( COPD ). Whether fungi are also commonly present and associated with clinical and pathological features of disease is uncer ...


Serum uric acid is increased in respiratory disease, especially in the presence of hypoxia and systemic inflammation. Researchers have evaluated serum uric acid as a biomarker for prediction of mort ...


Women who have radiotherapy for breast cancer have a small but significantly increased risk of subsequently developing a primary lung tumour, and a research has shown that this risk increases with the ...


Altered cardiac repolarization and increased dispersion of repolarization have been identified as risk factors for sudden cardiac death ( SCD ). The prevalence of and the mechanisms contributing to ...


Pfizer has presented detailed results of the CAPiTA ( Community-Acquired Pneumonia Immunization Trial in Adults ), the landmark study of approximately 85,000 subjects, demonstrating that Prevenar 13 ( ...


Respiratory pathogens are frequently isolated from the airways in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease ( COPD ) in the absence of an exacerbation. This bacterial colonization by potenti ...


Increased oxidative stress and inflammation has a role in the pathogenesis of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease ( COPD ). Drugs with antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties, such as N-acetylc ...


Postinfectious cough is common in primary care, but has no proven effective treatments. Cysteinyl leukotrienes are involved in the pathogenesis of postinfectious cough and whooping cough ( pertussis ) ...


Even a moderate weight reduction can prevent the progression of obstructive sleep apnoea ( OSA ), and even cure it, according to a 4-year Finish follow-up study published in Sleep Medicine. The study ...


Sirturo ( Bedaquiline ) tablets is a drug for the treatment of pulmonary multi-drug resistant tuberculosis ( MDR-TB ) as part of combination therapy in adults. The accelerated approval is based on the ...


Multidrug-resistant and extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis ( TB ) are associated with worse treatment outcomes for patients, including higher mortality, than for drug-sensitive tuberculosis. ...


Inhaled Glycopyrronium bromide ( Seebri Breezhaler; NVA237 ) is a once-daily, long-acting muscarinic receptor antagonist ( LAMA ) that is approved in several countries, as a maintenance bronchodilator ...


Idiopathic pulmonary hemosiderosis ( IPH ) is a rare cause of alveolar hemorrhage of unknown etiology in children, leading to chronic infiltrative pulmonary disease. It is classically characterized ...