The correct answer is B. Roflumilast. This content is available to MKSAP 18 subscribers as Question 3 in the Pulmonology & Critical Care section.
For our cover story in this issue, Senior Writer Mollie Frost talked to physicians on the front lines as well as experts in pulmonology and smoking cessation to come up with
Among the specialties available are rheumatology, immunology, oncology, mental health, nephrology, hematology, ophthalmology, neurology, endocrinology, dermatology, dentistry, pathology, pulmonology, cardiology and hepatology.
Farber, MD, a professor of pediatric pulmonology at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston.
Those previously named hospitalists should be called hospital internists, endocrinologists should be called endocrinology internists, pulmonologists should be called pulmonology internists, and so on.
Patients who undergo transthoracic lung biopsy of a pulmonary nodule may be likely to develop pneumothorax, although hemorrhages are not common, a new study reports.
The correct answer is C. Fixed upper airway obstruction. This item is Question 89 in MKSAP 18's Pulmonology and Critical Care Medicine section.
He is pursuing a fellowship in critical care medicine and pulmonology.
Patients are referred to medical subspecialties such as cardiology and pulmonology as needed, as well as other kinds of care that seem likely to help, including mental health treatment and rehabilitative
A combination of prednisone, azathioprine and N-acetylcysteine (NAC) for pulmonary fibrosis prompted a trial to stop early after it showed an increased risk of death and hospitalization compared with NAC alone and with placebo.