As well as peer-reviewed journals, we also provide video interviews, procedures and general updates on the latest trends within the area, as well as featuring carefully selected video from our partners:
This animation describes the causes, risk factors and common symptoms of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), as well as how lungs with COPD function. To learn more visit: //www.AnimatedCOPDPatient.com
COPD is an obstructive lung disease that makes it hard to breathe. Despite the fact that COPD has no cure, in many cases it can be prevented and treated. Drexel Medicine pulmonologist Jessica Most, MD, talks about treatment options.
Ian Pavord is Professor of Respiratory Medicine and has been joint Chief Medical Advisor to Asthma UK since May 2008. He has developed new techniques to get a better idea about airway inflammation and uses this information to investigate the best treatments to prevent asthma attacks.
Daniel Weiner, MD, medical director of the Pulmonary Function Laboratory at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, discusses how this procedure is no longer used solely for research and testing, but is becoming the diagnostic tool of choice in obtaining lung function data and recommending...
Alison Morris, MD, a pulmonologist with the Comprehensive Lung Center at UPMC, is the primary investigator for the NIH-funded Lung Microbiome Project, and discusses how this ongoing research can help advance the treatment of lung disease.
Dr. Lewis of ENT Associates of East Texas discusses the causes of sleep apnea and how it can effect your life. Dr. Lewis also introduces a new procedure for the treatment of sleep apnea called Inspire. A surgical option to the CPAP machine.