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May 17, 2022

Poorest Children at Higher Risk for PICU Admissions, Death Poorest Children at Higher Risk for PICU Admissions, Death

SAN FRANCISCO — Children who live in neighborhoods that are at the bottom of the socioeconomic ladder are at significantly greater risk for being admitted to […]
May 16, 2022

Race-Based Spirometry May Lead to Missed Diagnoses Race-Based Spirometry May Lead to Missed Diagnoses

SAN FRANCISCO — It may be time to move beyond relying largely on spirometry to distinguish between healthy and abnormal lung function in diverse populations. That […]
May 12, 2022

Logging Reduction Helped Tasmania Meet Carbon Milestone Logging Reduction Helped Tasmania Meet Carbon Milestone

By reducing logging, Tasmania has become the first jurisdiction in the world to become carbon negative, according to new research from the Australian National University and […]
May 10, 2022

ATS 2022: Restoration in the Aftermath of COVID-19 ATS 2022: Restoration in the Aftermath of COVID-19

SAN FRANCISCO — San Francisco, the City by the Bay, plays host to the American Thoracic Society 2022 International Conference (ATS 2022) beginning Friday and running […]
April 28, 2022

FDA Proposes Ban on Menthol Tobacco Products FDA Proposes Ban on Menthol Tobacco Products

The FDA on Thursday proposed a ban on making and selling menthol cigarettes in the United States, as well as most flavored cigars. Health care groups […]
April 27, 2022

More Evidence Links Asthma Severity to Age of Onset More Evidence Links Asthma Severity to Age of Onset

A recently published multinational cohort study may be the largest to date that’s found the age of asthma onset is an integral factor in defining the […]
April 22, 2022

Risk Calculator May Help Predict Death After COPD Hospitalization Risk Calculator May Help Predict Death After COPD Hospitalization

Researchers in Scotland have developed a risk calculator using a large electronic health records database that has shown a high reliability in predicting the risk of […]
April 21, 2022

Elevated Eosinophils Linked to Respiratory Symptoms in Cystic Fibrosis Elevated Eosinophils Linked to Respiratory Symptoms in Cystic Fibrosis

Patients with cystic fibrosis (CF) and elevated blood eosinophil counts had significantly increased respiratory symptoms compared to those with lower eosinophil counts, based on data from […]
April 20, 2022

VTE Recurrence Risk Low in COVID-19 Patients After Discharge VTE Recurrence Risk Low in COVID-19 Patients After Discharge

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. No recurrence of venous thromboembolic events appeared after 1 year in patients […]
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