Tag: "exacerbations" at biology news
Common cold virus leads to death in lung transplant patients
...ng of the mechanisms underlying rhinovirus-induced exacerbations
of asthma and COPD." They continued: "These exciting new data raise the possibility that patients with asthma and other patients with chronic airway disease are unusually susceptible to rhinovirus infection leading to increased rates of exacerbati...
Monoclonal antibody reduces exacerbations in asthmatics
... antibody, experienced significantly fewer disease exacerbations
than individuals taking a placebo. This research ...ent with infliximab reduced the number of moderate exacerbations
in patients with asthma, as monitored by morning and evening use of an electronic spirometer incorpo...