Research Article: Lung Separation in the Morbidly Obese Patient

Date Published: February 6, 2012 Publisher: Hindawi Publishing Corporation Author(s): Javier H. Campos, Kenichi Ueda. http://doi.org/10.1155/2012/207598 Abstract Lung separation techniques in the morbidly obese patient undergoing thoracic or esophageal surgery may be at risk of complications during airway management. Access to the airway in the obese patient can be a challenge because they have altered … Continue reading Research Article: Lung Separation in the Morbidly Obese Patient

Research Article: Lung function in adults born preterm

Date Published: October 19, 2018 Publisher: Public Library of Science Author(s): Pieta Näsänen-Gilmore, Marika Sipola-Leppänen, Marjaana Tikanmäki, Hanna-Maria Matinolli, Johan G. Eriksson, Marjo-Riitta Järvelin, Marja Vääräsmäki, Petteri Hovi, Eero Kajantie, Kelli K. Ryckman. http://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0205979 Abstract Very preterm birth, before the gestational age (GA) of 32 weeks, increases the risk of obstructed airflow in adulthood. We … Continue reading Research Article: Lung function in adults born preterm

Research Article: Lung Transplantation for Lymphangioleiomyomatosis in Japan

Date Published: January 15, 2016 Publisher: Public Library of Science Author(s): Katsutoshi Ando, Yoshinori Okada, Miki Akiba, Takashi Kondo, Tomohiro Kawamura, Meinoshin Okumura, Fengshi Chen, Hiroshi Date, Takeshi Shiraishi, Akinori Iwasaki, Naoya Yamasaki, Takeshi Nagayasu, Masayuki Chida, Yoshikazu Inoue, Toyohiro Hirai, Kuniaki Seyama, Michiaki Mishima, Aric Gregson. http://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0146749 Abstract Lung transplantation has been established as … Continue reading Research Article: Lung Transplantation for Lymphangioleiomyomatosis in Japan

Research Article: Lung in Dengue: Computed Tomography Findings

Date Published: May 16, 2014 Publisher: Public Library of Science Author(s): Rosana Souza Rodrigues, Ana Livia Garcia Brum, Marciano Viana Paes, Tiago Fajardo Póvoa, Carlos Alberto Basilio-de-Oliveira, Edson Marchiori, Danielle Provençano Borghi, Grazielle Viana Ramos, Fernando Augusto Bozza, Cristina Costa. http://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0096313 Abstract Dengue is the most important mosquito-borne viral disease in the world. Dengue virus … Continue reading Research Article: Lung in Dengue: Computed Tomography Findings

Research Article: Lung Volume Recruitment in Multiple Sclerosis

Date Published: January 31, 2013 Publisher: Public Library of Science Author(s): Nadim Srour, Carole LeBlanc, Judy King, Douglas A. McKim, Mauricio Rojas. http://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0056676 Abstract Pulmonary function abnormalities have been described in multiple sclerosis including reductions in forced vital capacity (FVC) and cough but the time course of this impairment is unknown. Peak cough flow (PCF) is … Continue reading Research Article: Lung Volume Recruitment in Multiple Sclerosis

Research Article: Lung Infection—A Public Health Priority

Date Published: February 17, 2006 Publisher: Public Library of Science Author(s): Joseph P Mizgerd Abstract: The pervasive burden of lung infections receives proportionately little attention from the biomedical and public health communities, argues Mizgerd. Partial Text: Emerging lung infections capture the world’s imagination because of the potential for pandemics. Recent examples include avian influenza and … Continue reading Research Article: Lung Infection—A Public Health Priority

Research Article: Lung and heart-lung transplantation in pulmonary arterial hypertension

Date Published: November 21, 2017 Publisher: Public Library of Science Author(s): Manuel López-Meseguer, Carlos A. Quezada, Maria A. Ramon, María Lázaro, Laura Dos, Antonio Lara, Raquel López, Isabel Blanco, Pilar Escribano, Antonio Roman, Vinicio A. de Jesus Perez. http://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0187811 Abstract Real use of lung (LT) and heart-lung (HLT) transplantation in pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) is … Continue reading Research Article: Lung and heart-lung transplantation in pulmonary arterial hypertension

Research Article: Lung and heart-lung transplantation in pulmonary arterial hypertension

Date Published: November 21, 2017 Publisher: Public Library of Science Author(s): Manuel López-Meseguer, Carlos A. Quezada, Maria A. Ramon, María Lázaro, Laura Dos, Antonio Lara, Raquel López, Isabel Blanco, Pilar Escribano, Antonio Roman, Vinicio A. de Jesus Perez. http://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0187811 Abstract Real use of lung (LT) and heart-lung (HLT) transplantation in pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) is … Continue reading Research Article: Lung and heart-lung transplantation in pulmonary arterial hypertension

Research Article: Lung disease as a determinant of cognitive decline and dementia

Date Published: March 21, 2015 Publisher: BioMed Central Author(s): James W Dodd. http://doi.org/10.1186/s13195-015-0116-3 Abstract Almost 40 million people currently live with dementia but this is estimated to double over the next 20 years; despite this, research identifying modifiable risk factors is scarce. There is increasing evidence that cognitive impairment is more frequent in those with chronic … Continue reading Research Article: Lung disease as a determinant of cognitive decline and dementia

Research Article: Lung Function Abnormalities in Sickle Cell Anaemia

Date Published: April 1, 2019 Publisher: Hindawi Author(s): Yvonne A. Dei-Adomakoh, Jane S. Afriyie-Mensah, Audrey Forson, Martin Adadey, Thomas A. Ndanu, Joseph K. Acquaye. http://doi.org/10.1155/2019/1783240 Abstract Abnormalities in lung function tests have been shown to commonly occur in a majority of patients with sickle cell disease (SCD) even at steady state. The prevalence and pattern … Continue reading Research Article: Lung Function Abnormalities in Sickle Cell Anaemia