OCS - Sparing Effect of Dupilumab for Severe Asthma Maintained
Oral corticosteroid dosage reduction sustained in open - label extension study of dupilumab (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - July 22, 2022 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Allergy, Pharmacy, Pulmonology, Journal, Source Type: news

NIH Trial Underway for Universal Flu Vaccine
Phase 1 trial testing both intranasal and intramuscular administration (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - July 13, 2022 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Family Medicine, Infections, Internal Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Pulmonology, Institutional, Source Type: news

Prevalence of COVID - 19 - Related Croup Up During Omicron
Odds of hospitalization not significantly different during periods with alpha or other variant predominance, delta predominance, versus omicron - predominant periods (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - July 5, 2022 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Family Medicine, Pediatrics, Pulmonology, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Journal, Source Type: news

Supreme Court Curbs EPA ’ s Authority Over Power Plant Emissions
(Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - June 30, 2022 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Pulmonology, Preventive Medicine, News, Source Type: news

Integration of AI Platform Can Cut Time for Chest CT Interpretation
Mean interpretation times were 22.1 percent shorter in the artificial - intelligence versus non - AI arms (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - June 27, 2022 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Cardiology, Orthopedics, Pulmonology, Radiology, Emergency Medicine, Journal, Source Type: news

Specific Environmental Factors Tied to Mortality Risk
Findings independent of individual - level risk factors (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - June 27, 2022 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Cardiology, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, Pulmonology, Journal, Source Type: news

CDC Panel Urges Seniors to Get New, More Potent Flu Shot This Fall
Agency urges all Americans aged 6 months and older to get a flu shot every season (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - June 24, 2022 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Infections, Internal Medicine, Pharmacy, Pulmonology, Institutional, Source Type: news

Challenge Study Shows Efficacy of RSV Vaccine in Healthy Adults
Bivalent prefusion F RSV vaccine effective against symptomatic RSV infection and viral shedding in phase 2a study (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - June 23, 2022 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Family Medicine, Infections, Internal Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Pulmonology, Journal, Source Type: news

Female Sex Hormones Tied to Sleep Apnea Symptoms in Women
Low levels of female sex hormones linked to sleep apnea symptoms in study of 774 women aged 40 to 67 years (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - June 23, 2022 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Endocrinology, Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Neurology, Pulmonology, Journal, Source Type: news

Azithromycin Improves Outcomes in Poorly Controlled Child Asthma
Better control, fewer exacerbations seen with addition of oral azithromycin to standard therapy in children with poorly controlled asthma (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - June 20, 2022 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Allergy, Pediatrics, Pharmacy, Pulmonology, Journal, Source Type: news

Continued CPAP Use Cuts Risk for Death
Termination of CPAP therapy tied to higher first - year all - cause death and heart failure (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - June 18, 2022 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Cardiology, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Neurology, Pulmonology, Journal, Source Type: news

Chronically Ill WTC Responders Face Higher Risk for Severe COVID - 19
World Trade Center responders with exposure - related chronic conditions also more likely to experience long COVID (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - June 17, 2022 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Cardiology, Family Medicine, Gastroenterology, Infections, Internal Medicine, Neurology, Psychiatry, Pulmonology, Journal, Source Type: news

20 Minutes of Vigorous Physical Activity Daily Advised for Teens
Increasing amounts of vigorous physical activity up to 20 minutes/day associated with better cardiorespiratory fitness in 13 - , 14 - year - olds (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - June 13, 2022 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Cardiology, Family Medicine, Pediatrics, Pulmonology, Journal, Source Type: news

New Drug Launch Prices Increasing Exponentially Each Year
Findings among newly marketed brand - name prescription drugs launched in 2008 to 2021 (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - June 9, 2022 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Cardiology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Infections, AIDS, Internal Medicine, Allergy, Nephrology, Neurology, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, ENT, Pediatrics, Pharmacy, Psychiatry, Pulmonolog Source Type: news

Bad Sleep May Be Bad News for People With COPD
(Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - June 8, 2022 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Neurology, Pulmonology, News, Source Type: news