Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease News and Research

Latest Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease News and Research

Researchers to test whether cannabinoids can help chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients

Researchers to test whether cannabinoids can help chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients

Roflumilast could become a new therapeutic strategy for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Roflumilast could become a new therapeutic strategy for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Current clinical practice guidelines are not written with older adults with multiple illnesses in mind

Current clinical practice guidelines are not written with older adults with multiple illnesses in mind

Leading UK charity offers to fund research which could save many lives

Leading UK charity offers to fund research which could save many lives

Pneumonia - another use for statins

Pneumonia - another use for statins

Moraxella catarrhalis found to be responsible for 10 percent of exacerbations of COPD

Moraxella catarrhalis found to be responsible for 10 percent of exacerbations of COPD

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) rates in women skyrocket

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) rates in women skyrocket

'Hazardous' drinking and drug use are much less severe but much more common than dependence

'Hazardous' drinking and drug use are much less severe but much more common than dependence

Homeless persons prefer more aggressive medical care than the physicians making decisions for them

Homeless persons prefer more aggressive medical care than the physicians making decisions for them

Northern Ireland is leading the way with a strategy aimed at reducing the impact of respiratory disease

Northern Ireland is leading the way with a strategy aimed at reducing the impact of respiratory disease

Female lung transplant recipients more likely to suffer from primary graft dysfunction

Female lung transplant recipients more likely to suffer from primary graft dysfunction

Researchers identify mechanism which increases lung inflammation, making Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disorder (COPD) more severe

Researchers identify mechanism which increases lung inflammation, making Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disorder (COPD) more severe

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