Latest Spirometry Stories

2012-06-21 23:01:45

Spiro PD personal spirometer has quickly gained recognition as an essential tool in managing lung disease from prominent universities, healthcare professionals, patients, caregivers and advocacy

2012-06-20 12:09:54

As leading figures in respiratory health from across the globe gather in Birmingham for the COPD8 conference ahead of World Spirometry Day, the European COPD Coalition (ECC) is calling on policy makers across Europe to recognize that chronic diseases such as COPD, present as great a threat as the global financial crisis , and is urging collective action.

2012-05-29 23:02:55

Award-winning healthcare communications agency bryantBROWN launches innovative Spiro PD Personal Spirometer for PMD Healthcare.

2012-05-24 05:25:36

It’s been used to treat pneumonia, strep and sinusitis and now one of the world’s best-selling antibiotics is providing relief to lung transplant patients too.

2012-05-23 18:42:45

Researchers in the United Kingdom have determined that azithromycin, a broad-spectrum antibiotic that also has anti-inflammatory properties, can be an effective treatment option for patients suffering from bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome (BOS), a life-threatening complication that occurs in the majority of patients following lung transplantation.

2012-05-23 18:40:51

A tiny, resilient metal wire designed to gather and compress diseased lung tissue may offer relief to patients with severe heterogeneous emphysema, a subtype of the disease that involves specific, usually isolated areas of the lungs, according to the results of a multicenter international trial conducted in the Netherlands, Germany and France.

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