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Hospital patients with pneumonia may be at risk of experiencing sudden cardiac arrest, often with few or no warning signs.
BRISBANE, Calif., May 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- InterMune, Inc.
GAITHERSBURG, Md., May 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- MedImmune announced today it will present eight abstracts at the American Thoracic Society (ATS) International Conference in Denver, CO, May 13-18, 2011.
DENVER, May 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- OncimmuneÂ® LLC , maker of EarlyCDT(TM)-Lung, a simple blood test that aids physicians in the risk assessment and early detection of lung cancer, today announced that four poster presentations during the American Thoracic Society's (ATS) International Conference May 13 - 18 in Denver will collectively highlight the diagnostic and economic benefits of EarlyCDT-Lung.
WESTMINSTER, Colo., May 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Plato BioPharma, Inc. (PBI) and Gilead Sciences, Inc.
REDWOOD CITY, Calif., April 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pearl Therapeutics Inc.
Patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) who are hospitalized for pneumonia and treated with inhaled corticosteroids (ICS) have decreased mortality when compared to those who are not treated with ICS.
Patients who receive intensive care services are very different in the United States than in the United Kingdom.
A new study has demonstrated no significant benefit of taking the drug bosentan for idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF).
Changes that occur in the airways of asthma patients are in part caused by the naturally occurring protein interleukin-13 (IL-13) which stimulates invasion of airway cells called fibroblasts.
- A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.