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01.06.2019 | Interstitial Lung Disease

Impact of Psychological Deficits and Pain on Physical Activity of Patients with Interstitial Lung Disease

Maintenance of physical activity is important for patients with interstitial lung disease (ILD) in the context of a progressive disease that lacks well-tolerated and highly effective pharmacotherapies. Despite this, patients with all major ILD …


Counting Steps: A New Way to Monitor Patients with Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension

The six-minute walk test (6MWT) is a measure of sub-maximal exercise capacity and is an accepted surrogate endpoint in pulmonary arterial hypertension(PAH) as it correlates with survival, functional class, hemodynamics, echocardiographic …

27.05.2019 | ASTHMA

Bronchial Thermoplasty Including the Middle Lobe Bronchus Significantly Improves Lung Function and Quality of Life in Patients Suffering from Severe Asthma

Bronchial asthma is one of the most common chronic diseases worldwide [ 1 ]. Although therapeutic strategies have been individualized, some patients suffer from recurrent symptoms and are characterized as “severe”. Increasing possibilities to …

25.05.2019 | REVIEW

Hepatic Hydrothorax: An Updated Review on a Challenging Disease

Hepatic hydrothorax is a challenging complication of cirrhosis related to portal hypertension with an incidence of 5–11% and occurs most commonly in patients with decompensated disease. Diagnosis is made through thoracentesis after excluding other …

21.05.2019 | LUNG CANCER

Mass Spectrometry Analysis of the Exhaled Breath Condensate and Proposal of Dermcidin and S100A9 as Possible Markers for Lung Cancer Prognosis

Lung biopsy, bronchoalveolar lavage and pleural liquid are the most accepted and used samples to diagnose pulmonary diseases, but their sampling is time consuming, invasive and requires the use of sedation. The exhaled breath condensate (EBC) is a …

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