A recent audit has revealed the need for more respiratory phsiotherapists to provide care for COPD patients, according to the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy.
For socioeconomically challenged smokers, offering financial incentives doubled smoking cessation rates.
The ExSpiron respiratory depression monitor may aid in the care of Ebola patients, according to a demonstration at Massachusetts General Hospital.
The Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation, in collaboration with other groups, has launched a new campaign to expand awareness and educate patients about the importance of genomic testing in lung cancer.
A new study acknowledges the role of physicians in educating patients with bladder cancer about the dangers of tobacco.
A study presented ACAAI Annual Scientific Meeting shows different levels of health literacy among teens and caregivers regarding asthma.
Smoking may affect the way the brain responds to back pain, according to a study published in Human Brain Mapping.
A study presented at the American College of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology (ACAAI) Annual Scientific Meeting highlights the first report of a severe allergic response to an orange.
Rarecells has announced the results of the first study to demonstrate that the ISET by Rarecells test can allow the diagnosis of lung cancer among chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) patients.
the Mesa Fire and Medical Department (MFMD) in Arizona has developed a noninvasive positive pressure ventilation protocol for respiratory distress patients.