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Journal: Respiration
Respiration (2023) 102 (11): 919–923.
Published Online: 16 October 2023
... in the early disease. Pulmonary assessment has never been considered useful in the early diagnosis of ALS, and studies of pulmonary function in this patient category are lacking. Objectives: The objective of this study was to assess the pulmonary function in subjects with unspecific symptoms of ALS in whom...
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Journal: Respiration
Respiration (2022) 101 (9): 878–892.
Published Online: 27 June 2022
... to examined population, age, gender, health condition, methodology, US, and pulmonary function measurements. All studies were qualitative synthesis. Results: A total of 1,272 participants from 31 studies were included. Diaphragm thickness, diaphragm thickening ratio, and diaphragm excursion amplitude were...
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Journal: Respiration
Respiration (2021) 100 (2): 173–181.
Published Online: 20 January 2021
... %) for PD patients. Results: Six studies were included in this systematic review and meta-analysis. The obtained results concluded that PD patients present poorer pulmonary function when compared to healthy controls. When PD patients were compared between ON and OFF states, the results reviewed...
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Journal: Respiration
Respiration (2020) 99 (5): 382–388.
Published Online: 29 April 2020
... radiography (DR) for pulmonary function assessment in patients with airflow limitation. Methods: One hundred and eighteen patients with airflow limitation (72 patients with lung cancer before surgery, 35 patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease [COPD], 6 patients with asthma, and 5 patients...
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Journal: Respiration
Respiration (2019) 98 (6): 534–545.
Published Online: 30 October 2019
...-A Pulmonary function Surfactant protein-D PubMed was searched for English language paper which published before May 10, 2019, and involve the key words “Krebs von den Lungen-6 (KL-6)” “surfactant protein (SP)-A,” “SP-D,” “chemokine ligand 2 (CCL2),” “chemokine 13 (CXCL13),” “idiopathic...
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Journal: Respiration
Respiration (2014) 87 (1): 45–53.
Published Online: 10 July 2013
...: The additional use of an SABA by COPD patients improved their pulmonary function, which was accompanied by changes in regional lung air flow. The distribution of emphysematous lesions and the bronchial reactivity to SABA appeared to affect the redistribution of the lung sounds following bronchodilator...
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Journal: Respiration
Respiration (2013) 86 (5): 376–383.
Published Online: 29 December 2012
... of mycophenolate mofetil (MMF) as a steroid-sparing agent in patients with CPS. Methods: We conducted a retrospective study of patients with biopsy-proven pulmonary sarcoidosis, who were treated with MMF and systemic corticosteroids for >6 months between 2004 and 2010. Corticosteroid dose, pulmonary function...
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Journal: Respiration
Respiration (2013) 85 (2): 98–105.
Published Online: 30 November 2012
... were recruited. Cognitive states were investigated by the Mini-Mental State Examination (MMSE). Pulmonary function, arterial blood gas and serum clusterin level were evaluated in each subject. Results: Lower MMSE score and higher serum clusterin concentration were observed in mild-to-moderate COPD...
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Journal: Respiration
Respiration (2013) 85 (4): 297–304.
Published Online: 11 May 2012
... Caucasians and white Americans, our results for FEV 1 and FVC were 9-12% and 16-18% lower in men and 12-23% and 17-28% lower in women, respectively. Conclusions: This study provides reference values for pulmonary function in a healthy, nonsmoking Rwandan population and enables comparisons to be made...
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Journal: Respiration
Respiration (2011) 82 (6): 501–508.
Published Online: 22 November 2011
... dyspnea without significant abnormalities of pulmonary function tests (PFT). Therefore, the mechanisms responsible for exercise intolerance remain unclear. Objectives: The aim of this retrospective study was to determine the mechanisms responsible for exercise intolerance. Methods: Cardiopulmonary...
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Journal: Respiration
Respiration (2010) 80 (1): 78–86.
Published Online: 12 November 2009
... in these patients during sleep have been evaluated by examining sleep-related oxygen desaturation, reduction in pulmonary function during sleep, and development of hypoventilation during rapid eye movement sleep. Treatment includes use of nocturnal oxygen therapy, noninvasive positive pressure ventilation, and long...
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Journal: Respiration
Respiration (1991) 58 (1): 37–41.
Published Online: 20 January 2009
...Barry Wiggs; Andrew Churg; Joanne Wright We examined a group of 63 adult female Hartley strain guinea pigs with weight ranging from 625 to 1,200 g in order to ascertain whether pulmonary function tests including lung volumes, pressure-volume curves, and flow-volume curves were affected...
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Journal: Respiration
Respiration (1993) 60 (1): 45–50.
Published Online: 20 January 2009
...Mary Ip; I.J. Lauder; W.Y. Wong; W.K. Lam; S.Y. So Impaired pulmonary function is of prognostic importance in bronchiectasis. To assess the factors affecting pulmonary function in bronchiectasis, we studied the clinical features, atopic status, bronchial responsiveness, systemic inflammatory...
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Journal: Respiration
Respiration (1994) 61 (2): 80–85.
Published Online: 20 January 2009
...Guenter Pothoff; Klaus Wassermann; Hartmut Ostmann It is known that pulmonary function is impaired during the course of HIV infection even in early stages. In order to estimate the resulting reduction of exercise capacity, different groups of HIV patients were investigated. Group 1 consisted of 20...
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Journal: Respiration
Respiration (1985) 48 (2): 140–144.
Published Online: 15 January 2009
...Mitsuru Munakata; Yukihiko Homma; Michiyuki Matsuzaki; Hideki Ogasawara; Yuichi Sasaki; Yoshikazu Kawakami Pulmonary auscultation, pulmonary function tests and radiological examination were done in 127 hospitalized patients with silicosis. Fine crackle (FC) was heard in 21.3% of patients, coarse...