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UK Adds Endobronchial Valves to Standard of Care for Severe Emphysema - COPD News Today



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UK Adds Endobronchial Valves to Standard of Care for Severe Emphysema 
COPD News Today
The U.K.'s National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has updated its guidelines to include endobronchial valves as an appropriate routine treatment for severe emphysema, an advanced form of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD ...

 


Global Emphysema Drug Market 2017 ? Angion Biomedica Corp., ProMetic Life Sciences Inc., rEVO Biologics, Inc. - Y?ur N?sk?yun?



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Global Emphysema Drug Market 2017 ? Angion Biomedica Corp., ProMetic Life Sciences Inc., rEVO Biologics, Inc. 
Y?ur N?sk?yun?
Reportsbuzz added a new latest industry research report that focuses on ?Emphysema Drug market ? and provides in-depth Global Emphysema Drug market analysis and future prospects of Emphysema Drug market 2017. The research study covers significant data ...

 


High prevalence of emphysema in middle-aged HIV-positive smokers - aidsmap



High prevalence of emphysema in middle-aged HIV-positive smokers 
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?HIV was also associated with an increased prevalence of airway obstruction.? Small airway disease with emphysema results in airway obstruction and possibly COPD. There is an elevated prevalence of this condition in people with HIV, possibly related to ...

 


Progression of Emphysema With Regular Aspirin Use - Pulmonology Advisor



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Progression of Emphysema With Regular Aspirin Use 
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Regular use of aspirin is associated with a slower progression in the percent of emphysema-like lung on computed tomography (CT) scans over 10 years, according to the results of a recent prospective cohort study ? the Multi-Ethnic Study of ...

 


Regular Aspirin Use May Slow COPD Progression - MedPage Today



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Regular Aspirin Use May Slow COPD Progression 
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They noted that platelet activation reduces pulmonary microvascular blood flow and contributes to inflammation, which has been shown to be important in the pathogenesis of COPD/emphysema. "We hypothesized that regular use of aspirin, a platelet ...

 


Pulmonx Submits Premarket Approval (PMA) Application to US FDA for Zephyr Endobronchial Valve as Treatment for ... - Business Wire (press release)



Pulmonx Submits Premarket Approval (PMA) Application to US FDA for Zephyr Endobronchial Valve as Treatment for ... 
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REDWOOD CITY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Pulmonx® Corp. today announced its filing of a Premarket Approval (PMA) application with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the Zephyr® Endobronchial Valve (EBV®), a minimally-invasive and removable ...

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Man Ruptures His Throat By Stifling A Big Sneeze, Prompting Doctors' Warning - WBUR



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Man Ruptures His Throat By Stifling A Big Sneeze, Prompting Doctors' Warning 
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X-rays revealed the cause: little "streaks of air" embedded in the soft tissue of his neck, conditions known as subcutaneous emphysema and pneumomediastinum. A radiograph of the man's throat shows streaks of air in the back of the throat (black arrow ...
Man's Attempt to Hold in Sneeze Leaves Him With Ruptured Throat whotv.com
UK man supresses huge sneeze, blows hole in throat New Straits Times Online
Is It Safe To Hold In A Sneeze? One Man Did, And He Ruptured His Throat Infosurhoy
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UK National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE ... - Business Wire (press release)



UK National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE ... 
Business Wire (press release)
REDWOOD CITY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Pulmonx® Corp. today announced that the UK's National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has updated its guidance for endobronchial valves used to treat severe emphysema, an advanced form of chronic ...

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Director Hugh Wilson, Creator Of 'WKRP In Cincinnati,' Dies At 74 ... - NPR



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Director Hugh Wilson, Creator Of 'WKRP In Cincinnati,' Dies At 74 ... 
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Wilson also worked in movies, directing the first Police Academy as well as Guarding Tess and The First Wives Club. Wilson had been battling lung cancer and emphysema.

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'Police Academy' director Hugh Wilson dies at 74 - Newsday



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'Police Academy' director Hugh Wilson dies at 74 
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Wilson died Jan. 14 at his home in Charlottesville, Virginia. His wife, Charters Smith Wilson, told The Associated Press on Wednesday that he had been battling lung cancer and emphysema. Wilson was a Miami native and University of Florida graduate who ...