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Adherium wins 510(k) clearance for smart inhaler monitoring device
Adherium Ltd. (ASK:ADR) said today that it won 510(k) approval from the FDA for its inhaler monitoring device, SmartTouch for Symbicort. The device was cleared for use with AstraZeneca‘s (NYSE:AZN) Symbicort aerosol inhaler. The Melbourne, Australia-based company’s product installs directly onto a patient’s inhaler to monitor and boost medication adherence. Get the full story at our sister site, Drug Delivery Business News. The post Adherium wins 510(k) clearance for smart inhaler monitoring device appeared first on MassDevice. (Source: Mass Device)
Source: Mass Device - September 1, 2017 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Sarah Faulkner Tags: 510(k) Drug-Device Combinations Food & Drug Administration (FDA) Pharmaceuticals Regulatory/Compliance Respiratory Wall Street Beat Adherium Limited AstraZeneca plc Source Type: news

August 2017 Briefing - Pulmonology
(Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - September 1, 2017 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Pulmonology, Monthly Briefing, Source Type: news

Antibiotics in Patients With a Clinical Suspicion of HAP/VAP Antibiotics in Patients With a Clinical Suspicion of HAP/VAP
When is the best time to initiate antibiotic treatment for suspected hospital-acquired and ventilator-associated pneumonia?Seminars in Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 1, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pulmonary Medicine Journal Article Source Type: news

Poor admin support hampering respiratory nurses ’ time with patients
1 in 4 feel unable to support vital patient education and self-management Related items fromOnMedica Number of UK nurses and midwives falling Action plan to revive general practice nursing NHS launches drive to improve 'e-nursing' End-of-life care in COPD Making sense of the new LABAs and LAMAs for COPD (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - September 1, 2017 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Stem Cell Factor Tied to Reduced Risk of Cardiac Events, Death
High levels of SCF linked to lower cardiovascular and all - cause mortality, heart failure, stroke (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - September 1, 2017 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Cardiology, Internal Medicine, Pathology, Pulmonology, Journal, Source Type: news

Deals this week: CF PharmaTech, Aurealis Pharma, aTyr Pharma
CF PharmaTech has secured $65m in a series D financing round led by SDIC. The Chinese respiratory drug developer plans to use the funds for the development of inhalation products. (Source: Drug Development Technology)
Source: Drug Development Technology - August 31, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Local Allergic Rhinitis Often Progresses Over Time
With increase in emergency care, development of asthma, loss of allergen tolerance, QoL impairment (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - August 31, 2017 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Allergy, Nursing, ENT, Pathology, Pharmacy, Pulmonology, Journal, Source Type: news

Transvenous Pacemaker Complications Common, Costly
Incidence of complications for single - , dual - chamber TVPs reached about 15, 16 percent by three years (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - August 31, 2017 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Cardiology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, Nursing, Pulmonology, Journal, Source Type: news

Fungal Infection Trust (FIT) Burden Document Updated
FIT publish a detailed summary of the worldwide total burden of fungal disease on their website. It has just beenupdated here. Updates (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - August 31, 2017 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: GAtherton Source Type: news

Postdoctoral Position at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
(Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - August 31, 2017 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: GAtherton Source Type: news

First Results of Biologics for COPD Eagerly Awaited First Results of Biologics for COPD Eagerly Awaited
Biologics are showing promise in severe asthma, and new results for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease will be presented at the upcoming European Respiratory Society International Congress 2017.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - August 30, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pulmonary Medicine News Source Type: news

Few Eligible ARDS Patients Receive Low Tidal Volume Ventilation Few Eligible ARDS Patients Receive Low Tidal Volume Ventilation
Dr Holley summarizes a survey reporting that while a majority of physicians support use of low tidal volume ventilation for acute respiratory distress syndrome, few initiate it.Medscape Critical Care (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - August 30, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Critical Care Viewpoint Source Type: news

European Respiratory Society (ERS) International Congress 2017 European Respiratory Society (ERS) International Congress 2017
Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from ERS 2016.Medscape Pulmonary Medicine (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - August 30, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Conference Coverage Source Type: news

Post-Doctoral Position Molecular Pathogenic Mycology
(Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - August 30, 2017 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: GAtherton Source Type: news

Post-doctoral fellowship in Microbiology at the University of California, Irvine
(Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - August 30, 2017 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: GAtherton Source Type: news

Postdoctoral Fellow/Molecular Mycology
(Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - August 30, 2017 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: GAtherton Source Type: news

Faculty Positions in Infectious Diseases Research
(Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - August 30, 2017 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: GAtherton Source Type: news

LECTURER/ SENIOR LECTURER or RESEARCH OFFICER/SENIOR RESEARCH OFFICER
(Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - August 30, 2017 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: GAtherton Source Type: news

Deadline for Submissions to the American Thoracic Society 2018
Date: Wednesday, August 30, 2017Year: 2018 (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - August 30, 2017 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: GAtherton Source Type: news

Manchester Science Festival: Killer Fungus
Date: Wednesday, August 30, 2017Year: 2017Location: University of Manchester, UK (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - August 30, 2017 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: GAtherton Source Type: news

ECMM EC Symposium: Inauguratione of University Hospital of Cologne as Excellence Centre
Date: Wednesday, August 30, 2017Year: 2017Location: The lecture hall of the Max Planck Institute for Biology of Aging, Cologne, Germany (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - August 30, 2017 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: GAtherton Source Type: news

Invite to the ECMM EC Symposium on the occasion of the certification of the University Hospital of Cologne as a Excellence Center (EC) of the European Confederation of Medical Mycology (ECMM).
Updates (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - August 30, 2017 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: GAtherton Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Seven home remedies for shortness of breath
What causes shortness of breath and how can this problem be treated at home?Also learn about lifestyle changes that may help manage shortness of breath. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 30, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Respiratory / Asthma Source Type: news

Making HSC Transplants a Thing of the Past
News blog (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - August 30, 2017 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: GAtherton Source Type: news

Prediagnosis ED Presentations in Patients With Active TB Prediagnosis ED Presentations in Patients With Active TB
Gain a better understanding of the risk factors and symptoms that may assist in the diagnosis of tuberculosis in the ED.BMJ Open Respiratory Research (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - August 30, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pulmonary Medicine Journal Article Source Type: news

Cooking Smoke and Respiratory Symptoms of Restaurant Workers Cooking Smoke and Respiratory Symptoms of Restaurant Workers
A new study examines the potential harmful respiratory effects of fumes and cooking smoke on restaurant workers.BMC Pulmonary Medicine (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - August 30, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pulmonary Medicine Journal Article Source Type: news

EMSCNJ to Honor Veterans During October Convention
PARSIPPANY, NJ – Registration continues for the EMS Council of New Jersey’s (EMSCNJ) Oct. 13-15 symposium and trade show at the Sheraton Parsippany Hotel, 199 Smith Road, Parsippany. The event will include nearly four dozen EMT education-credit seminars, trade show exhibits and vendors with the latest medical and rescue equipment, a Parsippany Rescue and Recovery Unit confined-space rescue demonstration, an antique ambulance display and contest, EMS-related merchandise booths, a Tricky Tray auction and 50/50 raffles, Friday night “American Country Buffet” and Saturday banquet with live entertainment...
Source: JEMS Administration and Leadership - August 30, 2017 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: EMS Council New Jersey Tags: Administration and Leadership Industry News Source Type: news

EMSCNJ to Honor Veterans During October Convention
PARSIPPANY, NJ – Registration continues for the EMS Council of New Jersey’s (EMSCNJ) Oct. 13-15 symposium and trade show at the Sheraton Parsippany Hotel, 199 Smith Road, Parsippany. The event will include nearly four dozen EMT education-credit seminars, trade show exhibits and vendors with the latest medical and rescue equipment, a Parsippany Rescue and Recovery Unit confined-space rescue demonstration, an antique ambulance display and contest, EMS-related merchandise booths, a Tricky Tray auction and 50/50 raffles, Friday night “American Country Buffet” and Saturday banquet with live entertainment...
Source: JEMS: Journal of Emergency Medical Services News - August 30, 2017 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: EMS Council New Jersey Tags: Administration and Leadership Industry News Source Type: news

Oxygen Doesn ’ t Reduce Mortality in Suspected Acute MI
Routine use of supplemental oxygen does not reduce one - year all - cause mortality versus ambient air (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - August 30, 2017 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Cardiology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Internal Medicine, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Nursing, Pulmonology, Conference News, Source Type: news

Smoking Linked to Frailty in Seniors
But study also found those who had quit didn't suffer same fate (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - August 29, 2017 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Orthopedics, Pulmonology, Preventive Medicine, News, Source Type: news

Low Rate of Recurrence Seen for Serious Reactions to Vaccines
Findings add to evidence of safety of childhood immunizations, pediatricians say (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - August 29, 2017 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Family Medicine, Infections, Nursing, ENT, Pathology, Pediatrics, Pharmacy, Pulmonology, Allergy, Emergency Medicine, Journal, Source Type: news

Coffee Consumption Linked to Improved Longevity
Four cups a day could reduce risk by 64 percent, researchers say (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - August 29, 2017 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Cardiology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Neurology, Nursing, Pulmonology, Conference News, Source Type: news

FDA Cites ‘ Significant Deviations ’ at Florida Stem Cell Clinic
Agency concerned about'significant deviations from current good manufacturing practice requirements'(Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - August 29, 2017 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Cardiology, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Neurology, Nursing, Orthopedics, Pathology, Pharmacy, Pulmonology, Rheumatology, Anesthesiology & Pain, Journal, Source Type: news

Kids often have a chronic cough after respiratory illness
(Reuters Health) - Children treated for respiratory illnesses in the emergency department often have a chronic cough that lingers for weeks after they go home from the hospital, an Australian study suggests. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - August 29, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Research reveals workforce pressures facing respiratory nurses
Many respiratory nursing teams across the NHS are short-staffed with around half of nurses reporting they are unable to spend as much time with patients as needed, according to a new study. (Source: Nursing Times)
Source: Nursing Times - August 29, 2017 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Yoga teacher Julia explains how yoga is helpful for asthma
(Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - August 29, 2017 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: GAtherton Source Type: news

First Global Research Centre on Killer Fungi
News blog (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - August 29, 2017 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: GAtherton Source Type: news

Haemoptysis pt AS
ptAS August 2017Images (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - August 29, 2017 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: GAtherton Source Type: news

Fungal Cell Wall 2017
Date: Tuesday, August 29, 2017Year: 2017Location: Centro de Investigaci ón Científica y de Educación Superior de Ensenada, CICESE (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - August 29, 2017 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: GAtherton Source Type: news

Health Tip: Back to School for Kids with Asthma
Title: Health Tip: Back to School for Kids with AsthmaCategory: Health NewsCreated: 8/29/2017 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 8/29/2017 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Asthma General)
Source: MedicineNet Asthma General - August 29, 2017 Category: Respiratory Medicine Source Type: news

Quality Center for Rehabilitation in Lebanon Partners with TwelveStone
Unveils Signature Subacute Respiratory Care Program(PRWeb August 29, 2017)Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2017/08/prweb14639983.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - August 29, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Incidence of Undiagnosed A - Fib May Be Substantial
In new study using insertable cardiac monitors, rate of AF detection was 40 percent at 30 months (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - August 29, 2017 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Cardiology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Nursing, Pathology, Pulmonology, Conference News, Source Type: news

Blocking Post-MI Inflammation Tied to Fewer Lung Ca Deaths (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Finding comes from safety analysis of phase III CANTOS trial (Source: MedPage Today Pulmonary)
Source: MedPage Today Pulmonary - August 28, 2017 Category: Respiratory Medicine Source Type: news

Tidal CO2 Prognostic for Chronic Thromboembolic Pulmonary HTN
ETCO2 dichotomized at 29 mm Hg significantly associated with reduced overall survival (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - August 28, 2017 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Internal Medicine, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Pathology, Pulmonology, Journal, Source Type: news

Less Than Half of Seniors With A - Fib Receive Anticoagulants
Increase in overall anticoagulant use over time, mainly due to increase in new oral anticoagulants (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - August 28, 2017 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Cardiology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Pulmonology, Journal, Source Type: news

Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) – United Arab Emirates
On 29 July 2017, the national IHR focal point of the United Arab Emirates reported one additional case of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV) (Source: WHO Disease Outbreaks)
Source: WHO Disease Outbreaks - August 28, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: news Source Type: news

Factors Associated With Asthma Relapse After ED Discharge Factors Associated With Asthma Relapse After ED Discharge
Which factors may be associated with an increased risk of relapse after receiving ED treatment for asthma exacerbations?BMJ Open Respiratory Research (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - August 28, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pulmonary Medicine Journal Article Source Type: news

Asthma Tied to Later Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Findings for Crohn's and early - or late - onset ulcerative colitis (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - August 25, 2017 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine, Allergy, Pathology, Pulmonology, Journal, Source Type: news

Insufficient Sleep May Lead to Increased Risk - Taking Behavior
Chronic sleep restriction but not acute sleep deprivation associated with financial risk seeking (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - August 25, 2017 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Neurology, Nursing, Psychiatry, Pulmonology, Journal, Source Type: news

Only One - Third of Heart Attack Patients Enter Cardiac Rehab
Reasons why not include race, age, education level, and insurance (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - August 25, 2017 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Cardiology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Internal Medicine, Nursing, Pulmonology, Journal, Source Type: news