PULMONOLOGY

May 28, 2020

A series of studies was conducted to determine the long lasting effects of  respiratory distress and myocarditis that is common in patients hospitalized with COVID-19.  31% of more than 100 such…

May 28, 2020

Ji Hyun Oh et.al. conducted a study to investigate whether routine blood test results predicted acute exacerbation in asthmatics. The researchers defined three blood clusters in asthmatics. These…

May 21, 2020

New data shows elevated fecal calprotectin levels in COVID-19 patients. This adds to mounting evidence that SARS-CoV-2 infection provokes an inflammatory response in the gut. More than a quarter…

May 21, 2020

New data shows elevated fecal calprotectin levels in COVID-19 patients. This adds to mounting evidence that SARS-CoV-2 infection provokes an inflammatory response in the gut. More than a quarter…

May 21, 2020

Margaret L. Salisbury et.al. conducted a study to identify risk factors for interstitial lung abnormalities on high-resolution computed tomography scans and to determine progression toward…

May 14, 2020

Julian Pott et.al. conducted a study to evaluate whether the easily applicable “COPD assessment test” can be used in cystic fibrosis patients.The researchers concluded that The COPD assessment…

May 14, 2020

According to a pooled analysis of available data, almost half of patients with COVID-19 have altered taste sensation. SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, may alter taste by binding to…

May 07, 2020

Researchers report that ventilation-perfusion mismatches in the lungs contribute to hypoxemia in patients with COVID-19. Dr. Little and colleagues used dual-energy CT imaging to characterize lung…