RT Magazine’s annual Product Guide, which includes more than 60 of the newest respiratory care products from 50 leading manufacturers, is now available on our enhanced mobile application for tablets and smartphones.
The Cleveland Clinic top 10 medical innovations for 2015 includes pirfenidone and nintedanib, the first two drugs approved by the FDA to treat idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.
A new report from the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education shows that the state’s position as a leader in tobacco control is under threat.
More than 50 children in 23 states have had mysterious episodes of paralysis to their arms or legs that some suspect may be related to enterovirus D68.
Treatment with 150 mg of nintedanib slowed lung-function decline and decreased acute exacerbations in patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF), according to a NEJM study.
ChemiSense, a start-up company based in Berkeley, Calif, will offer a new piece of technology that can help trace and detect the presence of chemicals from the air.
Computer-Aided Nodule Assessment and Risk Yield, a software tool developed at the Mayo Clinic, can stratify non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) patients into risk groups that have notably different disease-free survival outcomes.
Patients receiving Tiotropium + Olodaterol showed significant improvements in lung function, as measured by trough (FEV1 and FEV1 area under the curve from 0-3 hours.
A non-invasive open ventilation system leads to significant increases in oxygenation and endurance time with activities of daily living in oxygen-dependent patients with respiratory insufficiency.
Philips Respironics’ “The ANSWER,” is a comprehensive business transformation process that connects product, technology and workflow innovations for both sleep and respiratory care management.
Monaghan Medical and its affiliate, Trudell Medical International, collaborated on a study to demonstrate that under-dosing of inhaled medication delivered by continuous nebulizers is possible as the result of changes to inspiratory/expiratory (I/E) ratio.