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Mild asthma may not require daily inhaled corticosteroids

May 19, 2019
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As-needed budesonide-formoterol bests albuterol for exacerbation prevention in mild asthma

May 19, 2019
DALLAS — Single combination inhaler treatment with budesonide-formoterol on an as-needed basis, compared with albuterol, more than halved the risk for severe…
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Preoperative albuterol reduces respiratory adverse events after tonsillectomy

May 14, 2019
Children who received albuterol before undergoing tonsillectomy were significantly less likely to experience respiratory adverse events, including laryngospasm and…
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FDA panel narrowly backs approval of inhaled mannitol for adult cystic fibrosis

May 8, 2019
The FDA’s Pulmonary-Allergy Drugs Advisory Committee today voted 9-7 in favor of approval of the inhaled dry powder formulation of mannitol for management of…
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Preventing Medical Errors for Clinical Health Professionals

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This educational monograph addresses the identification, reporting, monitoring and reduction of medical error. It is…
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Question 28: I Have A Patient With Biliary-Type Pain, But No Other Evidence Of Bile Duct Disease (Normal Diameter Duct On Ultrasound, Normal Liver Function Tests). How Should Such A Patient Be Managed?

From Curbside Consultation in Endoscopy: 49 Clinical Questions, Second Edition
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VIDEO: Important topics in critical care management

May 7, 2016
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