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Top pulmonology news from September: Updates on vaping-related lung injuries, COPD treatment, sleep medicine

October 14, 2019
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Most youth with nicotine use disorder are not treated

October 8, 2019
Nearly all Medicaid-insured adolescents and young adults with diagnosed nicotine use disorder, or NUD, do not receive counseling or pharmacologic treatment for their…
In the Journals

CDC: Flavored e-cigarette use rises among children, teens

October 3, 2019
Flavored e-cigarette use among high school and middle school students is rising, according to data published in Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. Tobacco, nicotine…
In the Journals

Radiation doses for lung cancer screening CT scans vary across centers

October 3, 2019
Many facilities exceed recommended radiation doses for lung cancer screening CT scans. However, institutions following protocols set by a lead radiologist or internal…
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Optimizing COPD Management

This educational activity is supported by an independent educational grant from AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP

Identifying and treating patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is urgent in light of the…
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Question 24: A 65-Year-Old Male On Plavix Following A Recent Mi And Coronary Stenting Was Seen In The Er With Fever, Pain, Jaundice, And A Wbc Of 18,000. Us Showed A Dilated Bile Duct Of 15 Mm And A Gallbladder Full Of Stones. Mrcp Revealed A 15-Mm Stone In The Distal Cbd. What Would You Do?

From Curbside Consultation in Endoscopy: 49 Clinical Questions, Second Edition
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VIDEO: GOLD guidelines drive therapy decisions in patients with COPD

May 3, 2018
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