Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease News and Research

Latest Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease News and Research

Paracetamol linked to asthma and reduced lung function

Paracetamol linked to asthma and reduced lung function

Respiratory syncytial virus affects the elderly and high-risk adults as much as influenza

Respiratory syncytial virus affects the elderly and high-risk adults as much as influenza

Why smokers lung is resistant to steroid treatment

Why smokers lung is resistant to steroid treatment

Estrogen, SERMS reduce asthma impact by halting constriction

Estrogen, SERMS reduce asthma impact by halting constriction

SERPINE2 identified as novel candidate gene for COPD susceptibility

SERPINE2 identified as novel candidate gene for COPD susceptibility

Passive smoking increases likelihood of lung cancer in children later in life

Passive smoking increases likelihood of lung cancer in children later in life

Patient education on aerosol therapy key to effective asthma control

Patient education on aerosol therapy key to effective asthma control

Scientists examine the role of small sputum macrophages in the widespread disease chronic obstructive bronchitis

Scientists examine the role of small sputum macrophages in the widespread disease chronic obstructive bronchitis

Clinical care of community-dwelling older adults with advanced chronic diseases would be enhanced by identifying and alleviating the range of symptoms they experience

Clinical care of community-dwelling older adults with advanced chronic diseases would be enhanced by identifying and alleviating the range of symptoms they experience

Lighter air more than doubles COPD patients’ endurance

Lighter air more than doubles COPD patients’ endurance

Nearly two-thirds of smokers are not concerned about developing Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Nearly two-thirds of smokers are not concerned about developing Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Gene protects against environmental pollutants and pulmonary emphysema

Gene protects against environmental pollutants and pulmonary emphysema

Computer vignette effective at measuring quality of physician practice

Computer vignette effective at measuring quality of physician practice

Patients with severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease who stop smoking may be able to improve their rate of survival

Patients with severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease who stop smoking may be able to improve their rate of survival

Gene found to defend against environmental pollutants and pulmonary emphysema

Gene found to defend against environmental pollutants and pulmonary emphysema

Red wine delivered though an aerosol for COPD, asthma, and possibly even arthritis

Red wine delivered though an aerosol for COPD, asthma, and possibly even arthritis

New antibody to prevent respiratory syncytial virus in premature babies

New antibody to prevent respiratory syncytial virus in premature babies

More than one billion people will be over 60 years old by 2025

More than one billion people will be over 60 years old by 2025

New multilingual chronic obstructive pulmonary disease website

New multilingual chronic obstructive pulmonary disease website

One of the largest causes of death and disability worldwide

One of the largest causes of death and disability worldwide