This JAMA Clinical Guidelines Synopsis summarizes the 2017 Global Initiative for Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease guideline on screening for chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder.
This Clinical Evidence Synopsis summarizes a Cochrane review on the efficacy of long-acting β-agonists (LABAs) combined with long-acting muscarinic antagonists vs LABAs combined with inhaled corticosteroids for patients with stable chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
This population epidemiology study estimates county-level patterns in mortality rates for chronic respiratory diseases in the United States from 1980 through 2014.
This randomized clinical trial compares the effects of home oxygen therapy with vs without home noninvasive ventilation (NIV) on time to readmission or death in patients with persistent hypercapnia after an acute chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) exacerbation.
A man with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and worsening dyspnea has pulmonary hypertension by right heart catheterization, a nonocclusive left femoral and popliteal thrombus, and a large mismatch defect on V/Q scan. What would you do next?
This population epidemiology study uses UK clinical database data to investigate trends in prevalence of cardiovascular risk factors and management strategies and their association with trends in mortality among patients with non–ST-elevation myocardial infarction (NSTEMI) between 2003 and 2013.
This randomized clinical trial compares the effectiveness and safety of bilateral endobronchial coil treatment vs usual care for improving exercise tolerance among patients with emphysema and severe lung hyperinflation.
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