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 protection by inhalation of exogenous solubilized extracellular matrix

Date Published: February 2, 2017 Publisher: Public Library of Science Author(s): Jinglei Wu, Priya Ravikumar, Kytai T. Nguyen, Connie C. W. Hsia, Yi Hong, Xiaoming He. http://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0171165 Abstract Decellularized extracellular matrix (ECM) contains complex tissue-specific components that work in concert to promote tissue repair and constructive remodeling and has been used experimentally and clinically to … Continue reading Research Article: Lung protection by inhalation of exogenous solubilized extracellular matrix

Research Article: Lung Function Is Associated with Arterial Stiffness in Children

Date Published: October 25, 2011 Publisher: Public Library of Science Author(s): Julian G. Ayer, Elena G. Belousova, Jason A. Harmer, Brett Toelle, David S. Celermajer, Guy B. Marks, Christian Taube. http://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0026303 Abstract: In older adults, an independent association exists between impaired lung function and cardiovascular disease. This interaction might be related to the effects of aging … Continue reading Research Article: Lung Function Is Associated with Arterial Stiffness in Children

Research Article: Lung eQTLs to Help Reveal the Molecular Underpinnings of Asthma

Date Published: November 29, 2012 Publisher: Public Library of Science Author(s): Ke Hao, Yohan Bossé, David C. Nickle, Peter D. Paré, Dirkje S. Postma, Michel Laviolette, Andrew Sandford, Tillie L. Hackett, Denise Daley, James C. Hogg, W. Mark Elliott, Christian Couture, Maxime Lamontagne, Corry-Anke Brandsma, Maarten van den Berge, Gerard Koppelman, Alise S. Reicin, Donald … Continue reading Research Article: Lung eQTLs to Help Reveal the Molecular Underpinnings of Asthma