Marshall, Adriene
November 2009
Pulmonary Reviews;Nov2009, Vol. 14 Issue 11, p2
The article presents an update on issues related to pulmonary medicine as of November 2009. Early mortality is strongly linked to pulmonary, vascular resistance (PVR) among patients with severe diffuse fibrotic lung disease, based from a study published in the October issue of "Thorax" periodical. A research found that obesity worsens the impact of sleep-disordered breathing condition, published in the October 15 issue of "American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine."


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