Expired or previously used and sterilized N95 respirators can be used when new N95 respirators are unavailable during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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The Theraflu Home FluTest, a novel rapid influenza diagnostic test, demonstrated good sensitivity and specificity for both influenza A and B viruses.
In patients admitted to the hospital with COVID-19 in New York City, critical illness is common and associated with high frequency of invasive mechanical ventilation.
Patients with asthma and COPD appear to have increased their adherence to inhaler medications in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Patients with COVID-19 pneumonia may present with 2 distinct phenotypes, each warranting distinct treatments.
In patients who were hospitalized with severe coronavirus disease, treatment with lopinavir-ritonavir did not provide a substantial benefit beyond standard care.
We spoke with the founding director of the Center for Pulmonary Infection Research and Treatment, Charles Dela Cruz, MD, PhD, of Yale University to get a better understanding of the risks that COVID-19 may pose to patients with chronic lung disease.
The COPD Foundation released practical recommendations for patients living with COPD who may have concerns about COVID-19.
The majority of patients with cystic fibrosis experience at least 1 antibiotic adverse drug reaction.
A typical usual interstitial pneumonia pattern was the predominant radiologic pattern seen in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and pulmonary hypertension.