Combined fluticasone furoate and vilanterol inhalation powder (Breo Ellipta) for the long-term maintenance treatment of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and to reduce exacerbations of COPD.
A 61-year-old woman has end-stage chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and increasing dyspnea. ... And most of the clinical trials were done for COPD. There is little evidence for nebulized morphine.
I have never routinely checked my patients with asthma and COPD exacerbations for respiratory syncitial virus. ... Last week 2 patients with severe wheezing and uncontrollable cough who were in the hospital with worsening of their COPD tested positive
Initiative. Information is available on PIER's home page. This new publicly available Web site offers a wide variety of content and resources for patients and families dealing with COPD as
diseases, such as asthma, and other respiratory diseases, such as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). ... McLaughlin said. Patients may have lung disease, asthma, or COPD, “but we really don't know if those are comorbid illnesses or if they
Hutchinson said, while, for example, in advanced heart failure and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), diuretics and bronchodilators are consistent with comfort. ... In heart failure and COPD, it is rare that stopping disease-modifying
year-old smoker with oxygen and steroid-dependent chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). ... COPD. Though genomic discoveries will never provide a complete solution to the monumental and complex problem smoking presents to society, small victories
Are they short of breath or wheezing? Do they have chronic obstructive pulmonary disease [COPD] or another pulmonary condition?”. ... They need the attention because they often have coexisting conditions, such as patients with lung cancer who have COPD.
Data from a recent review of the Spiriva HandiHaler, a long-acting respiratory treatment for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), do not show an increased risk of stroke, heart attack, or
He continued, “I think of this as the cardinal sign of the illness, the same way I think of wheezing as the cardinal sign as asthma or COPD.