Grifols has introduced AlphaID, a new, simple cheek swab that can be used by physicians to screen patients with COPD for alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency (Alpha-1).
Research from AAAAI 2019 found associations between asthma and patient sensitization to at least one of three allergens studied.Read More
New research on the types of bacteria living in babies’ noses could offer clues as to why some recover quickly from their first cough or cold, while others suffer for longer.Read More
Babies born very prematurely are more likely to have Ureaplasma bacteria, which increases their mortality risk and likelihood of bronchopulmonary dysplasia.Read More
The ATS, ERS, Japanese Respiratory Society and Latin American Thoracic Society have issued a new international guideline to help physicians diagnosis idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF).Read More
A new clinical practice guideline will help physicians diagnose primary ciliary dyskinesia (PCD), a rare, chronic disease that affects breathing beginning very early in life.Read More
Women who are unable to quit smoking during their pregnancy may reduce the harm smoking does to their baby’s lungs by taking vitamin C, according to research presented at ATS 2018.Read More
CAE Healthcare has signed an agreement with WorldPoint to distribute CAE Juno products into training and simulation centers throughout the United States.Read More