Asthma/Lower Airway Diseases

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Antibiotic use in infancy increases risk for childhood asthma

Antibiotic use in infancy increases risk for childhood asthma
August 8, 2019
In the Journals

Wildfires worse for children’s health compared with prescribed burns

May 31, 2019
Children in California who were exposed to wildfire smoke had increases in asthma exacerbations, including wheezing in those who did not have asthma before the fire…
In the Journals

Placebo effect common in uncontrolled asthma trials

May 15, 2019
In five randomized controlled trials, patients with persistent, uncontrolled asthma who received placebo therapy demonstrated statistically significant improvement in…
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Hospitalized kids with asthma do not benefit from azithromycin

April 29, 2019
Children who were hospitalized for asthma exacerbations and were prescribed azithromycin did not have shorter lengths of stay or a decreased risk for adverse events…
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ACAAI moderator: Lines blurring between COPD, asthma

November 14, 2014
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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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