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Air pollution may accelerate emphysema progression

August 13, 2019
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High-intensity dust exposure linked to airway abnormalities in World Trade Center firefighters

May 21, 2019
DALLAS — In firefighters who responded to the World Trade Center on 9/11, high-intensity dust exposure and early symptoms were associated with an increased…
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Lung volume reduction surgery improves outcomes in advanced emphysema

May 15, 2019
Among patients with end-stage emphysema, lung volume reduction surgery was associated with significant improvements in clinical and quality-of-life outcomes at 1 year…
In the Journals

Lung volume reduction confers clinical benefit in emphysema

May 6, 2019
Among patients with severe emphysema, lung volume reduction interventions including surgery, endobronchial valves, endobronchial coils or sclerosing agents improved lung…
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Lung Injury Associated with E-Cigarette or Vaping Product Use

Pediatric Annals, February 2020, Volume 49 Issue 2
In the United States, an epidemic of unusual and severe lung disease associated with the use of e-cigarettes, or…
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Aspirin use may slow development of early emphysema

May 18, 2015
DENVER — The use of aspirin for at least 3 days per week slowed the progression of early emphysema, according to…
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VIDEO: BLU-667, avapritinib highlight Blueprint Medicines pipeline

June 13, 2019
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