Author | Michael Ghobrial, MD


Clinical Evolution in Asthma and COPD

October 29, 2015

New approaches discussed at CHEST 2015 ranged from the impact of bariatric surgery on asthma control to endobronchial valve placement in COPD.

Emerging Pharmacotherapy in COPD: Update from CHEST 2015

October 29, 2015

In a well-attended session at CHEST 2015 a number of promising new therapies for treating COPD were reviewed by study authors.

Consistent Asthma Control: One Patient at a Time

October 28, 2015

The best asthma care is not good enough if the patient is nonadherent. Applied "humanomics" as an approach to chronic care was discussed this week at CHEST 2015.

Primary Care Management of Multimorbidity: COPD, for Example

October 28, 2015

Exacerbations of COPD often complicate CV outcomes. Two studies presented at CHEST 2015 looked at ways to refine risk factors for CV decline.

Steroid-sparing Rx for Severe Asthma: What is In the Pipeline?

October 27, 2015

Severe refractory asthma resists conventional therapies, but a roster of new biologics, discussed at CHEST 2015 in Montreal, may soon offer relief.