Treating sleep apnea may reduce dementia risk
(Michigan Medicine - University of Michigan) People with obstructive sleep apnea who treat their apnea with the commonly-prescribed positive airway pressure therapy were less likely to be diagnosed with dementia. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - April 9, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Sleep Issues Are Soaring in U.S. Military: Study
MONDAY, April 5, 2021 -- Serving in the U.S. military can be stressful, and new research suggests the effect of that is showing up in a dramatic increase in two types of sleep problems. From 2005 to 2019, insomnia increased 45-fold and sleep apnea... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - April 5, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Google Nest Hub, Apple Watch and the Pros and Cons of Sleep Tracking
Experts say new devices won’t necessarily help you get more restful sleep, though some detect signs of sleep apnea. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 30, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Severity of OSA Does Not Influence Ambient IGF-I Levels The Severity of OSA Does Not Influence Ambient IGF-I Levels
A new study examines the potential impacts of obstructive sleep apnea severity on insulin-like growth factor-I levels.Clinical Endocrinology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - March 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Journal Article Source Type: news

Janssen Announces U.S. FDA Approval of PONVORY ™ (ponesimod), an Oral Treatment for Adults with Relapsing Multiple Sclerosis Proven Superior to Aubagio® (teriflunomide) in Reducing Annual Relapses and Brain Lesions
TITUSVILLE, N.J. – (March 19, 2021) – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved PONVORY™ (ponesimod), a once-daily oral selective sphingosine-1-phosphate receptor 1 (S1P1) modulator, to treat adults with relapsing forms of multiple sclerosis (MS), to include clinically isolated syndrome, relapsing-remitting disease and active secondary progressive disease.1,2,3 PONVORY™ offers MS patients superior efficacy in reducing annualized relapse rates compared to an established oral therapy and a proven safety profi...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - March 19, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news

Traumatic Brain Injury May Increase Risk for Sleep Disorder
Increased risk observed for any sleep disorder, including sleep apnea, insomnia, hypersomnia, sleep - related movement disorder (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - March 4, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Neurology, Psychiatry, Journal, Source Type: news

Sleep Apnea, Cognitive Impairment Common Bedfellows Sleep Apnea, Cognitive Impairment Common Bedfellows
A new study correlated obstructive sleep apnea with lower cognition and poorer sleep quality.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - March 4, 2021 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Sleep apnea and its personal and professional effects
Sleep apnea, a health condition marked by abnormal sleep breathing during sleep, often goes underdiagnosed and can have major financial impact to individuals. A 2016 report by the Rand Corporation estimated that poor sleep costs American companies hundreds of billions per year. Lack of sleep is linked to high-dollar conditions such as high blood pressure or diabetes, motor vehicle or workplace accidents, and compensating behaviors such as the substance abuse of pills, tobacco and alcohol. Indirect … (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - March 3, 2021 Category: Health Management Authors: Harness Health Partners Source Type: news

Sleep apnea and its personal and professional effects
Sleep apnea, a health condition marked by abnormal sleep breathing during sleep, often goes underdiagnosed and can have major financial impact to individuals. A 2016 report by the Rand Corporation estimated that poor sleep costs American companies hundreds of billions per year. Lack of sleep is linked to high-dollar conditions such as high blood pressure or diabetes, motor vehicle or workplace accidents, and compensating behaviors such as the substance abuse of pills, tobacco and alcohol. Indirect … (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - March 3, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Harness Health Partners Source Type: news

Long-term CPAP Use Linked With More Physical Activity Long-term CPAP Use Linked With More Physical Activity
Long-term use of continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) was associated with higher self-reported physical activity levels in adults with co-occurring obstructive sleep apnea and cardiovascular disease.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - February 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pulmonary Medicine News Source Type: news

Postural stability and fall risk in patients with obstructive sleep apnea: a cross-sectional study - Yilmaz Gokmen G, Gurses HN, Zeren M, Ozyilmaz S, Kansu A, Akkoyunlu ME.
This study investigates the effect of disease severity on postural stability and whether or not  it poses a... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 23, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

CPAP Mask for Sleep Apnea May Boost Daytime Activity Levels
FRIDAY, Feb. 19, 2021 -- CPAP therapy for sleep apnea may do more than help people sleep better. A new study finds use of the therapy is also associated with increased physical activity in people with heart disease. The international study included... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - February 19, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

CPAP Mask for Sleep Apnea May Boost Daytime Activity Levels
Title: CPAP Mask for Sleep Apnea May Boost Daytime Activity LevelsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/19/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/19/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Sleep General)
Source: MedicineNet Sleep General - February 19, 2021 Category: Sleep Medicine Source Type: news

Housing Insecurity Is Associated With Poor Sleep: Study
Sleep disorders are a national concern, and include too few hours per night, frequent nighttime wakening, obstructive sleep disorders such as snoring and obstructive sleep apnea, insomnia, and more. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - February 10, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Nina Shapiro, Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Source Type: news

FDA Clears Novel Daytime Device for Obstructive Sleep Apnea FDA Clears Novel Daytime Device for Obstructive Sleep Apnea
eXciteOSA, a prescription-only, neuromuscular tongue stimulator worn for 20 minutes during the day, has been shown to reduce snoring and mild OSA by improving muscle function of the tongue.FDA Approvals (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - February 8, 2021 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Alert Source Type: news

FDA OKs Marketing of New Device to Reduce Snoring, Mild OSA
MONDAY, Feb. 8, 2021 -- A new device to reduce snoring and mild obstructive sleep apnea has received marketing authorization by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, the agency announced Friday. The eXciteOSA device, available only by prescription... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - February 8, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

First daytime treatment for obstructive sleep apnea receives De Novo authorization
The eXciteOSA strengthens tongue muscles through electrical stimulation, and comes with a companion app for tracking and sharing progress. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - February 8, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

FDA Approves'Tongue Strengthening' Device for Certain Sleep Apnea Patients
MONDAY, Feb. 8, 2021 -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Friday approved the marketing of a new " tongue strengthening " device to cut down on snoring in patients with mild obstructive sleep apnea. Unlike devices used during sleep, this... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - February 8, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

FDA Approves'Tongue Strengthening' Device for Certain Sleep Apnea Patients
Title: FDA Approves'Tongue Strengthening'Device for Certain Sleep Apnea PatientsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/8/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/8/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Sleep General)
Source: MedicineNet Sleep General - February 8, 2021 Category: Sleep Medicine Source Type: news

Altered K-complex morphology during sustained inspiratory airflow limitation is associated with next-day lapses in vigilance in obstructive sleep apnea - Parekh A, Kam K, Mullins AE, Castillo B, Berkalieva A, Mazumdar M, Varga AW, Eckert DJ, Rapoport DM, Ayappa I.
STUDY OBJECTIVES: Determine if changes in K-complexes associated with sustained inspiratory airflow limitation (SIFL) during N2 sleep are associated with next-day vigilance and objective sleepiness. METHODS: Data from thirty subjects with moderat... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 15, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

Obstructive sleep apnea: a sharp increase in the prevalence of patients treated with nasal CPAP over the last decade in France - Mandereau-Bruno L, Leger D, Delmas MC.
The objectives of this study were to describe the characteristics... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 15, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

Itamar Medical acquires Spry Health to improve remote sleep apnea treatment
Using Spry ’s technology, Itamar plans to develop a wearable RPM device for end-to-end digital care for OSA sufferers. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 13, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Amazon reportedly building bedside sleep apnea monitor, Clover finalizes its SPAC merger and more digital health news briefs
Also: Papa expands its services to all 50 states.  Guided audio walks may be coming to Apple Watch. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 7, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Effects of surgery for obstructive sleep apnea on cognitive function and driving performance - Alkan U, Nachalon Y, Ritter A, Feinmesser R, Gilat H, Bachar G.
BACKGROUND: Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is associated with a significantly increased risk of motor vehicle accidents in addition to such cognitive impairments as attention and memory deficits. The aim of the study was to examine the effect of upper air... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 6, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

Parents Often Decide on Their Own They Want Tonsillectomy for Children's Sleep Apnea Parents Often Decide on Their Own They Want Tonsillectomy for Children's Sleep Apnea
Many parents with children who experience obstructive sleep-disordered breathing (OSDB) have a preference for tonsillectomy to improve the apnea and often aren't looking for guidance on treatment choices, a new study finds.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines - January 4, 2021 Category: Surgery Tags: Pediatrics News Source Type: news

When night falls fast: sleep and suicidal behavior among adolescents and young adults - Fernandes SN, Zuckerman E, Miranda R, Baroni A.
Sleep disturbances have been linked to suicidal ideation and behaviors in adolescents. Specifically, insomnia and nightmares are associated with current suicide risk and predict future ideation. Associations between hypersomnia, sleep apnea, and suicide re... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Signifier Medical Technologies appoints Alastair Maxwell as Chief Financial Officer
Brings significant capital markets and strategic development expertise to support Company growth 29 years of Investment Banking experience at Kleinwort Benson, Morgan Stanley and Goldman Sachs BOSTON and LONDON, Nov. 24, 2020 -- (Healthcare Sales & M... Devices, Personnel Signifier Medical Technologies, obstructive sleep apnea, eXciteOSA (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - November 24, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

What are Potential Problems Associated with Helicobacter pylori?
Discussion Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) is a microaerophilis, spiral bacterium that is a prevalent human pathogen. How this infection affects individuals is different in adults and children. Overall seroprevalence rate in children world-wide was estimated to be ~33%, but this seroprevalence rate is decreasing in the developed world for both adults and children. It is acquired in childhood and can persist through colonization throughout life if untreated. Fortunately, it often is asymptomatic and generally does not cause serious disease in children. Some serotyping data shows that within families children acquire it more...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - November 23, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Pediatric Education Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Radio podcast: 11/21/20
An estimated 20 million Americans have?sleep apnea, and many don't even know it. On the Mayo Clinic Radio podcast,?Dr. Timothy Morgenthaler, a Mayo Clinic sleep medicine specialist, discusses diagnosing and treating sleep apnea. Dr. Morgenthaler also serves as chief patient safety officer for Mayo Clinic. Also on the podcast,?Dr. Brent Bauer, director of research for [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - November 21, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Big idea: This startup's device wants to rewire your brain
This article is part of a series looking at all the competitors of UT Dallas ’ 2020 Big Idea Pitch Competition. Is it possible to rewire the brain almost instantly to help it learn a behavior? The answer is being proven by the technology of UT Dallas professor Robert Rennaker. Using an implantable device, Rennaker’s newest venture X-Nerve, which launched at the beginn ing of the year, is treating patients suffering from obstructive sleep apnea. And the technology behind it already has backing… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - November 19, 2020 Category: American Health Authors: Kevin Cummings Source Type: news

Study explores sleep apnea, autoimmune disease link
(University of Georgia) New research by University of Georgia scientists sheds light on why people with obstructive sleep apnea may have associated autoimmune disorders. The results could lead to better approaches to treatment and possibly new drug therapies. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - November 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Sleep apnea may be risk factor for COVID-19
(University of Turku) The question of sleep apnea as the risk factor for COVID-19 arose in a study conducted by the Turku University Hospital and the University of Turku on patients of the first wave of the pandemic. This is the first COVID-19-related study where sleep apnea as suspected risk factor emerges as the main finding. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - November 13, 2020 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Sleep Apnea Questionnaires Before Bariatric Surgery: A Coin Toss? Sleep Apnea Questionnaires Before Bariatric Surgery: A Coin Toss?
' Our study supports the use of STOP-BANG and NO-OSAS [questionnaires] where routine administration of sleep studies is not feasible,'says lead author. Another expert questions their usefulness.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - November 10, 2020 Category: Cardiology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Sleep Apnea Found to Impact Pain Severity in Younger Adults Sleep Apnea Found to Impact Pain Severity in Younger Adults
"Because of the high burden of chronic pain conditions in younger adults, this study highlights the need to understand the impact of OSA diagnosis and treatment on pain intensity."Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape FamilyMedicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape FamilyMedicine Headlines - November 2, 2020 Category: Primary Care Tags: Pulmonary Medicine News Source Type: news

OSA Diagnoses Not Carried Forward to the Inpatient Setting OSA Diagnoses Not Carried Forward to the Inpatient Setting
In a retrospective, single-center study, nearly 40% of patients with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) diagnosed in the outpatient setting did not have a corresponding diagnosis during hospitalization.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 27, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pulmonary Medicine News Source Type: news

Untreated sleep apnea is associated with flu hospitalization
(American Academy of Sleep Medicine) As we approach flu season, adults with obstructive sleep apnea may want to take extra precautions. A study published online as an accepted paper in theJournal of Clinical Sleep Medicine is the first to find that patients with sleep apnea who did not use CPAP therapy were more likely to be hospitalized with the flu. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - October 19, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Reliability of the Turkish version of the European Obstructive Sleep Apnea Screening (EUROSAS) questionnaire for drivers - Peker Y, Ozaydin AN, Cetinkaya R, Kabadayi E, Karakucuk AG, Celik Y, Mcnicholas WT.
PURPOSE: The European Union Driver License Committee recently developed a questionnaire as a screening tool for obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) named the European Obstructive Sleep Apnea Screening  (EUROSAS) questionnaire for drivers. We sought to address t... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 12, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

Signifier Medical Technologies appoints Travis Nieman as Managing Director International
Senior appointment in preparation for commercialization in markets outside the USA of eXciteOSA®, a novel, non-invasive, daytime therapy for sleep disordered breathing conditions BOSTON and LONDON, Oct. 8, 2020 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Netwo... Devices, Personnel Signifier Medical Technologies, obstructive sleep apnea, eXciteOSA (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - October 8, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Sleep Apnea Aid Eases Heart Problems in People With Prediabetes
Title: Sleep Apnea Aid Eases Heart Problems in People With PrediabetesCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/7/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/8/2020 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Sleep General)
Source: MedicineNet Sleep General - October 8, 2020 Category: Sleep Medicine Source Type: news

Sleep Apnea Aid Eases Heart Problems in People With Prediabetes
WEDNESDAY, Oct. 7, 2020 -- Continuous positive airway pressure treatment, commonly known as CPAP, can lower heart disease risk in people with prediabetes, according to a new study. In prediabetes, blood sugar levels are above normal but not high... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - October 7, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

CPAP Cuts Daytime Resting Heart Rate in Patients With Prediabetes
Proof - of - concept study shows optimal treatment of sleep apnea may have positive CV carryover effects (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - October 6, 2020 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Pulmonology, Journal, Source Type: news

CPAP Cuts Daytime Resting Heart Rate in Patients With Prediabetes
TUESDAY, Oct. 6, 2020 -- Continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) treatment for obstructive sleep apnea optimally used at night reduces resting heart rate during the day, according to a study published online Oct. 1 in the Journal of the American... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - October 6, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

The effect of playing a wind instrument or singing on risk of sleep apnea: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Conclusions:Playing a wind instrument and singing may have a small but positive effect on sleep disorders. Considering the practicality and investment of (rehearsal) time, didgeridoo and singing are the most promising interventions to reduce obstructive sleep apnea and snoring, respectively. However, the results of this review are based on few studies and the synthesis of the evidence is graded to have low certainty.Citation:van der Weijden FN, Lobbezoo F, Slot DE. The effect of playing a wind instrument or singing on risk of sleep apnea: a systematic review and meta-analysis.J Clin Sleep Med. 2020;16(9):1591 –1601.&...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - October 1, 2020 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Generalized Epilepsy Tied to Higher Sleep Apnea Risk
TUESDAY, Sept. 29, 2020 -- Patients with generalized epilepsy have a higher risk for obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), according to a study published in the October issue of Epilepsy& Behavior. Matthew T. Scharf, M.D., from Rutgers-Robert Wood... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - September 29, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Obstructive sleep apnea risk varies in patients with different types of epilepsy
(Rutgers University) People with generalized epilepsy who have seizures arising from both sides of the brain simultaneously, have a higher risk of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) compared to patients who have focal epilepsy where seizures emanate from one area of the brain, according to a Rutgers study. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - September 29, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Research confirms link between sleep apnea and Alzheimer's disease
(RMIT University) New research shows damage in the brain starts in the same place and spreads in the same way in sleep apnea, as in Alzheimer's disease. The study is the first to find Alzheimer's-like amyloid plaques in the brains of people with clinically-verified obstructive sleep apnea, a condition that affects more than 936 million people worldwide. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - September 28, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Influence of prone positioning on electrocardiogram in patient with COVID-19
(JAMA Network) Electrocardiographic findings a woman in her 50s with COVID-19, fever and shortness of breath, with comorbidities that included morbid obesity and obstructive sleep apnea, are reported in this case series. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - September 28, 2020 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Night-to-Night Variability in Respiratory Events Among Apnea Patients Night-to-Night Variability in Respiratory Events Among Apnea Patients
Individual patients with obstructive sleep apnea may experience considerable night-to-night variability in respiratory events, a recent meta-analysis suggests.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - September 23, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news

Relationship between insomnia phenotype and mild cognitive impairment in young and middle-aged patients with obstructive sleep apnea hypopnea syndrome - Guo KD, Wang J, Wang QJ, Shen JC, Chen R.
OBJECTIVE: To explore the relationship between insomnia phenotype and mild cognitive impairment (MCI) in young and middle-aged patients with obstructive sleep apnea hypopnea syndrome (OSAHS). METHODS: Those patients admitted due to snoring and exam... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

Obstructive Sleep Apnea Tied to Worse Bone Health
Findings strongest for development of vertebral fracture (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - September 16, 2020 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Neurology, Orthopedics, Pulmonology, Journal, Source Type: news