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Article ID: 720908

Nationwide Study Aims Improve Long-Term Lung Transplant Outcomes

Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

As part of an effort to improve long-term outcomes, a national team led by a researcher at Penn Medicine has launched a study--funded by a $9.8 million grant from the NIH--to better understand clinical and biological processes that occur after transplant and lead to the development of these complications.

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17-Oct-2019 8:05 AM EDT
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Article ID: 720934

Despite Progress, TB Remains the Leading Global Infectious Killer: WHO Report

American Thoracic Society (ATS)

Following today’s release of the World Health Organization’s Global Tuberculosis Report 2019, the American Thoracic Society joins the WHO in calling for redoubled efforts to end the global TB pandemic by 2030, the goal set by the global community in the United Nations Political Declaration to End Tuberculosis on Sept. 26, 2018.

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17-Oct-2019 11:35 AM EDT
Newswise: MedStar Washington Hospital Center Now Offering Novel Robotic Platform to Diagnose Lung Conditions

Article ID: 720811

MedStar Washington Hospital Center Now Offering Novel Robotic Platform to Diagnose Lung Conditions

MedStar Washington Hospital Center

MedStar Washington Hospital Center physicians are using a new innovation designed to help diagnose small peripheral lung nodules with greater precision and accuracy. Auris Health’s Monarch™ Platform offers a flexible robotic endoscope that doctors use to navigate deep into the lungs and obtain tissue samples for biopsy to determine if lung disease or cancer is present.

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16-Oct-2019 12:45 PM EDT
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Article ID: 720819

专家提示:Mayo Clinic专家为您解答有关电子烟的担忧

Mayo Clinic

随着可能与电子蒸汽烟相关的死亡占据了新闻头条,人们对电子蒸汽烟的影响及相关的肺部疾病越发感到担忧。卫生官员担心电子蒸汽烟与美国多州发生的死亡病例之间可能 存在关联。尽管还不确定造成肺部损伤的原因,但在等待对肺相关死亡病例的激增展开进一步调查之际,美国疾病控制与预防中心已经发出停用电子蒸汽烟的警告。

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16-Oct-2019 5:20 AM EDT
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Article ID: 720824

研究发现,与电子蒸汽烟相关的肺损伤可能是由有毒化学烟雾引起的

Mayo Clinic

与电子蒸汽烟相关的肺损伤的病理学研究尚处于早期阶段,但是 于《新英格兰医学杂志》 发表的一项由Mayo Clinic领导的研究发现,电子蒸汽烟引起的肺部损伤最有可能是由有毒化学烟雾的直接毒性或组织破坏所致。

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16-Oct-2019 5:05 AM EDT
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Article ID: 720812

تنبيه من الخبراء: يتناول الخبراء في Mayo Clinic المخاوف المتعلقة بتدخين السيجارة الإلكترونية

Mayo Clinic

بالتزامن مع عناوين الأخبار السائدة عن حالات الوفاة المتعلقة بتدخين السيجارة الإلكترونية، يتزايد القلق بشأن آثار تدخين السيجارة الإلكترونية وأمراض الرئة المصاحبة له. شعر المسؤولون عن الصحة بالقلق تجاه وجود صلة محتملة بين تدخين السيجارة الإلكترونية وعدد من حالات الوفاة التي قد وقعت في عدة ولايات في الولايات المتحدة. وبينما لم يكن واضحًا بالضرورة السبب الذي أدى إلى تلف الرئة، فقد أصدرت المراكز المسؤولة عن مكافحة الأمراض والوقاية منها تحذيرًا لإيقاف تدخين السيجارة الإلكترونية بانتظار إجراء المزيد من التحقيقات عن الزيادة المفاجئة في حالات الوفاة المتعلقة بأمراض الرئة.

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16-Oct-2019 4:20 AM EDT
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Article ID: 720814

Alerta do especialista: especialista da Mayo Clinic responde a receios sobre cigarros eletrônicos

Mayo Clinic

Com as mortes possivelmente relacionadas ao uso de cigarros eletrônicos dominando as manchetes dos jornais, existe um receio crescente sobre seus efeitos e doenças pulmonares associadas. Os oficiais de saúde estão preocupados com a possibilidade de haver uma ligação entre o uso de cigarros eletrônicos e diversas mortes.

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15-Oct-2019 4:05 PM EDT
Newswise: Heavier birth weight linked to childhood allergies

Article ID: 720669

Heavier birth weight linked to childhood allergies

University of Adelaide

New research shows that the more a baby weighs at birth relative to its gestational age the higher the risk they will suffer from childhood food allergy or eczema, although not hay fever.

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14-Oct-2019 3:05 AM EDT

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