Thursday, July 2, 2020
Tags Pulmonary/respiratory medicine

Tag: pulmonary/respiratory medicine

How EU safety legislation has affected UK vapers

Vapers have been largely reassured by recent EU safety regulations, but some have been pushed to the black market for stronger hits - according...

Most people accessing USC COVID-19 patient self-assessment tool report mild symptoms

Of the more than 275,000 people worldwide who accessed a USC web-based COVID-19 patient self-assessment tool, only 20 percent reported severe symptoms requiring immediate...

A newly discovered disease may lead to better treatment of cystic...

Cystic fibrosis is the most frequent severe inherited disorder worldwide. Every year, hundreds of families are confronted with this diagnosis - and...

High blood pressure linked to increased risk of dying from COVID-19

Patients with raised blood pressure have a two-fold increased risk of dying from the coronavirus COVID-19 compared to patients without high blood...

Researchers map SARS-CoV-2 infection in cells of nasal cavity, bronchia, lungs

CHAPEL HILL, NC - June 1, 2020 - In a major scientific study published in the journal Cell, scientists at the UNC...

Female Gulf War combat veterans have persistent symptoms more than 25...

AUGUSTA, Ga. (May 25, 2020) - More than a quarter century after the Gulf War, female veterans who saw combat have nearly...

Blood clotting a significant cause of death in patients with COVID-19

A study led by clinician scientists at RCSI University of Medicine and Health Sciences has found that Irish patients admitted to hospital...

Loss of smell and taste validated as COVID-19 symptoms

Loss of smell and taste has been anecdotally linked to COVID-19 infections. In a study published April 12, 2020 in the journal...

Some COVID-19 patients still have coronavirus after symptoms disappear

March 27, 2020-- In a new study, researchers found that half of the patients they treated for mild COVID-19 infection still had coronavirus for...

ACE inhibitors and angiotensin receptor blockers may increase the risk of...

New Orleans, LA - James Diaz, MD, MHA, MPH & TM, Dr PH, Professor and Head of Environmental Health Sciences at LSU...