Search results for "Asthma"

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New management for asthma flare-ups

said. Stepwise treatment to manage flare-ups depends on patient factors and asthma severity. ... Inhaled combined budesonide-formoterol as needed in mild asthma. N Engl J Med.
March 2019

Don't miss anaphylaxis in the hospital | Internal Medicine Meeting 2019 News | ACP Internist

Conversely, the presence of asthma in a patient's history can also confound diagnosis. ... Making this particularly tricky, asthma is a risk factor for anaphylaxis and increases the risk of death from an allergic reaction, especially in teens.
April 2019

Unwind the ‘story’ to diagnose asthma, allergies

Somehow [patients are] supposed to end up in a box describing their asthma severity. ... Another categorization challenge is whether severity should change if asthma improves with treatment.
July 2016

Asthma genetics paving the way for new approaches to care

In 2007, an estimated 3.8 million children suffered an asthma attack or episode. ... Genome-wide association studies are also being employed to unravel the pharmacogenomics of asthma drug responsiveness.
October 2009

Insulin info for internists | Internal Medicine Meeting 2019 News | ACP Internist

The new insulin inhaler is much more subtle, more like an asthma inhaler, Dr. ... It's also contraindicated in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease or asthma.
April 2019

‘Year of the Lung’ draws attention to COPD, asthma

It is still unknown whether the better asthma therapies in use today will reduce this risk, he added. ... Another solution to the challenge of fine-tuning asthma care was offered by a study of an online self-management program.
July 2010

Risks seen with anemia, asthma drugs; insulin syringes recalled

risk of severe exacerbation of asthma symptoms, leading to hospitalizations and some deaths. ... LABAs are now contraindicated without the use of an asthma controller medication and should only be used long-term in patients whose asthma cannot be
April 2010

Little treatments, lots of time best for back pain | Internal Medicine Meeting 2019 News | ACP Internist

catastrophizing, avoiding activities out of fear (of further injury, for example), and having depression, anxiety, obesity, comorbidities such as diabetes, headaches, or asthma, or a physically demanding job, Dr.
April 2019

Warnings on power cords, asthma drugs, diabetes supplies

A summary of approvals, recalls, warnings and alerts digested by ACP Internist from the Food and Drug Administration's alerts.
November 2009

Boxed warning removed from asthma drugs

serious asthma-related side effects (e.g., hospitalization, intubation, or death) compared to using ICS alone. ... The trials also assessed efficacy and found that using LABA/ICS combination therapy reduced asthma exacerbations compared to using ICS alone
March 2018

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