Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease News and Research

Latest Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease News and Research

Mologic starts major clinical trial to validate point-of-care COPD exacerbation alert system

Mologic starts major clinical trial to validate point-of-care COPD exacerbation alert system

Lung imaging studies of non-identical twins with asthma deepen understanding of the disease

Lung imaging studies of non-identical twins with asthma deepen understanding of the disease

New technology developed for treatment of children suffering from respiratory diseases

New technology developed for treatment of children suffering from respiratory diseases

WPI researchers developing miniaturized device to measure baby's blood oxygen levels

WPI researchers developing miniaturized device to measure baby's blood oxygen levels

Researchers propose new criteria for diagnosing COPD

Researchers propose new criteria for diagnosing COPD

Heavy smoking causes rapid facial aging

Heavy smoking causes rapid facial aging

New position statement lays out framework to help aging populations stay healthier

New position statement lays out framework to help aging populations stay healthier

When caring for a sick spouse shakes a marriage to the core

When caring for a sick spouse shakes a marriage to the core

Childhood trauma linked to health problems in adulthood warns CDC

Childhood trauma linked to health problems in adulthood warns CDC

If power outages are California’s new normal, what about home medical needs?

If power outages are California’s new normal, what about home medical needs?

NTU study: Microorganisms show a precise daily rhythm in tropical air

NTU study: Microorganisms show a precise daily rhythm in tropical air

Shape of lung tissue fibers influences respiratory elasticity

Shape of lung tissue fibers influences respiratory elasticity

Study finds high number of hospital return for preexisting or linked infections

Study finds high number of hospital return for preexisting or linked infections

Beta-blockers do not reduce risk of COPD exacerbations

Beta-blockers do not reduce risk of COPD exacerbations

New assistive technology can accurately identify collapsed lungs from chest x-rays

New assistive technology can accurately identify collapsed lungs from chest x-rays

Former smokers and light smokers not exempt from lung function decline

Former smokers and light smokers not exempt from lung function decline

Analyses of two clinical trials predict response to asthma drug by COPD patients

Analyses of two clinical trials predict response to asthma drug by COPD patients

Nanoparticles moving through airway mucus may predict severity of COPD

Nanoparticles moving through airway mucus may predict severity of COPD

Smart shirt technology is a promising tool for monitoring lung disease

Smart shirt technology is a promising tool for monitoring lung disease

Wrist-worn step trackers can be used to determine health status of patients

Wrist-worn step trackers can be used to determine health status of patients