Asthma/Lower Airway Diseases

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Asthma more common in opioid users

March 1, 2019
FDA News

FDA approves first generic Advair Diskus for asthma, COPD

January 31, 2019
The FDA recently issued approval to the first generic version of GlaxoSmithKline’s Advair Diskus (fluticasone propionate and salmeterol inhalation powder) for…
In the Journals

Pediatric corticosteroid use increases with poor asthma control documentation

January 29, 2019
Children with uncontrolled or undocumented control of their asthma symptoms were more likely to receive prescriptions for both oral and inhaled corticosteroids…
In the Journals

Antibiotics linked to longer hospital stay for asthma

January 28, 2019
Patients hospitalized for asthma who received antibiotic therapy had a significantly longer hospital length of stay and higher hospital costs, according to findings…
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Meeting News Coverage

ACAAI moderator: Lines blurring between COPD, asthma

November 14, 2014
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Meeting News Coverage

VIDEO: Expert discusses the biologics of asthma

May 27, 2015
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Risky Business: Prophylaxis and Treatment of Cytomegalovirus in the Transplantation Setting

This activity is supported by educational grants from Merck & Co., Inc. and Shire.

Cytomegalovirus (CMV) is a common herpes virus that affects 50% to 80% of the US population. Disease from reactivation…
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