COPD

 
Extended Exposure to Air Pollution Raises Hospitalization Risk in COVID-19 Patients with Pre-existing Respiratory Diseases
April 20, 2021

Patients with asthma or COPD living in areas with high levels of air pollution are at an increased risk of hospitalization if they contract COVID-19, suggests a new pilot study.

ACP Guidance on Antibiotic Use: 4 Conditions Ideal for Short-course Treatment
April 06, 2021

Longer antibiotic treatment courses can often be safely and effectively shortened, according to the ACP guidance; 4 common conditions serve as examples.

Biologic Therapy for Asthma & COPD: 8 Questions on Targets, Pathways, & mAbs
March 24, 2021

Research into biologic therapy for asthma and COPD has been both successful and frustrating. Find out what you know about the progress with these 8 questions.