Emphysema News and Research

Latest Emphysema News and Research

Smoking wipes out protective genes

Smoking wipes out protective genes

Rare lung disease cells indicate higher death risk

Rare lung disease cells indicate higher death risk

Smoking belies milder disease but worse prognosis for idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis patients

Smoking belies milder disease but worse prognosis for idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis patients

Lymphangioleiomyomatosis -  potential clues into the treatment and diagnosis

Lymphangioleiomyomatosis - potential clues into the treatment and diagnosis

Study shows how climate change will increase human mortality

Study shows how climate change will increase human mortality

Women who smoke at increased risk of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Women who smoke at increased risk of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Treating often ignored non-cancer health issues after cancer diagnosis prolongs survival

Treating often ignored non-cancer health issues after cancer diagnosis prolongs survival

New study looks at airway bypass treatment for emphysema

New study looks at airway bypass treatment for emphysema

Women and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Women and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

New technique reveals insights into lung disease

New technique reveals insights into lung disease

New technique reveals insights into lung disease

New technique reveals insights into lung disease

Study of the post-transplant effects of alcohol use among lung donors

Study of the post-transplant effects of alcohol use among lung donors

Alcohol may promote scarring and airway injury after transplantation

Alcohol may promote scarring and airway injury after transplantation

Special scans reveal the deadly effects of second hand smoke

Special scans reveal the deadly effects of second hand smoke

Secondhand smoke does damage lungs

Secondhand smoke does damage lungs

Physical therapy in intensive care reduce hospital stays

Physical therapy in intensive care reduce hospital stays

Safety of nebulized Formoterol in COPD

Safety of nebulized Formoterol in COPD

Physical therapy in ICU can reduce hospital stays

Physical therapy in ICU can reduce hospital stays

Endobronchial valve improves quality of life in emphysema patients

Endobronchial valve improves quality of life in emphysema patients

Pulse cooximeters help doctors determine patients' smoking status

Pulse cooximeters help doctors determine patients' smoking status