People who had bronchitis at least once before the age of seven are more likely to develop lung problems in later life, according to research presented at the virtual ERS 2020.
Among adults admitted to a hospital with pneumonia, patients who received a flu vaccination had a lower chance of being readmitted, according to data presented at Chest 2019.Read More
Premature infants are at high risk of developing life-threatening lung infections, partly because...Read More
Researchers have shown how microbial communities are linked to each other across the body and how these networks are associated with susceptibility to respiratory infections in babies.Read More
For patients with idiopathic interstitial pneumonia-associated pulmonary hypertension, treatment with riociguat (Adempas) was not beneficial compared to placebo, and increased adverse events.Read More
Microbes that invade the human body use hydrogen peroxide to weaken the immune system and cause pneumonia, according to new research published in Nature Communications. “By using hydrogen peroxide to defeat the...Read More
The US Food and Drug Administration approved Xenleta (lefamulin) to treat adults with...Read More
Some cases of the flu are so severe they cause lasting injury to the lungs. New research from the...Read More