TITLE

Effect of hyperthyroidism on bronchial reactivity in non-asthmatic patients

AUTHOR(S)
Roberts, J A; McLellan, A R; Alexander, W D; Thomson, N C
PUB. DATE
July 1989
SOURCE
Thorax;Jul1989, Vol. 44 Issue 7, p603
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66123905

 

Related Articles

  • Attenuated response to repeated daily ozone exposures in asthmatic subjects. Gong Jr., Henry; Linn, William S. // Archives of Environmental Health;Jan/Feb97, Vol. 52 Issue 1, p34 

    Reports on the development of tolerance to repeated daily controlled ozone exposures by adult mild asthmatics. Exhibition of attenuation of lung function and symptomatic responses; Similarity of tolerance development between asthmatics and nonasthmatics; Effects of consecutive ozone exposures...

  • Bronchial reactivity to histamine before and after sodium cromoglycate in bronchial asthma. Kang, Bann; Townley, Robert G.; Lee, C.K.; Kolotkin, Betty Miller // British Medical Journal;4/10/1976, Vol. 1 Issue 6014, p867 

    Examines the protective effects of sodium cromoglycate in patients with bronchial asthma. Assessment on the bronchial reactivity of patients to histamine; Discussion on the mode of action of sodium cromoglycate against asthma; Reduction of the degree of forced vital capacity.

  • Inflammatory cells in the airways in mild asthma. Lozewicz, S.; Gomez, E.; Ferguson, H.; Davies, R.J. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);12/10/88, Vol. 297 Issue 6662, p1515 

    Examines the correlation between hyperresponsiveness of the airways in asthma and airways inflammation. Inflammatory changes in the bronchial mucous membrane of asthmatic patients; Histology of the airways in mild asthma; Comparison between the airway hyperresponsiveness of asthmatic and...

  • The Thyrotoxicosis of Hydatidiform Mole. Higgins, H. Patrick; Hershman, Jerome M.; Kenimer, James G.; Patillo, Roland A.; Bayley, T. Arnold; Walfish, Paul // Annals of Internal Medicine;Sep75, Vol. 83 Issue 3, p307 

    Presents several case studies of hyperthyroidism in women. Background of hyperthyroidism; Effect of sodium iodine on the removal of molar tissue in a hyperthyroid patient; Diagnosis and treatment of the disease.

  • Agranulocitosis con plasmocitosis reactiva at�pica inducida por metimazol en una paciente con hipertirodismo. Le�n Morales, Fidelia; N. Mateos Toledo, Heidegger; Caballero Caballero, Roc�o; Su�rez Otero, Rodrigo; Alejandro Garc�a V�zquez, Mauricio // Medicina Interna de Mexico;sep/oct2008, Vol. 24 Issue 5, p357 

    Methimazole is the most common drug used to treat hyperthyroidism in Mexico. An unusual secondary effect is agranulocytosis, however reactive plasmocytosis is even more rare. We report a case in a young patient and possible mechanisms are discussed.

  • Absence of C/EBPα may cause bronchial smooth muscle proliferation in asthma. Rahman, N. M. // Thorax;Apr2005, Vol. 60 Issue 4, p281 

    The article states that proliferation of bronchial smooth muscle (BSM) cells occurs in the airways of asthmatic patients. Glucocorticoid s exerts antiproliferative effects via C CAAT/enhancer binding protein (C/EBPcz), an antiproliferative transcription factor. This paper studies signalling...

  • Angina symptoms may hide bronchial asthma. Benson, Lucie // GP: General Practitioner;3/3/2003, p10 

    Cites a research of Austrian researchers which state that patients with symptoms that suggest angina pectoris could in fact have bronchial asthma. Assessment for angina pectoris; Percentage increase in person's risk of death due to asthma; Comparison of the mortality rate of asthmatic patients...

  • Hyperthyroidism and the heart.  // British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);5/7/1983, Vol. 286 Issue 6376, p1459 

    Focuses on the effects on thyroid hormones to chronotropic and inotropic to the heart resulted to hyperthyroidism. Contractibility of the heart during hyperthyroidism; Inducement of exercise to heart rate in hyperthyroidism; Restoration of myocardial function; Impairment of exercise tolerance...

  • Any questions. Rees, John // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);6/17/95, Vol. 310 Issue 6994, p1597 

    Examines the effect of snuff dipping on bronchial reactivity. Risk of carcinoma of the oral mucosa; Difficulty in showing increased bronchial reactivity with inhaled cigarette smoke containing multiple constituents in a breathable form.

  • PULMONARY FUNCTION AND BRONCHIAL REACTIVITY IN PATIENTS WITH CHRONIC COUGH.  // Thorax;Dec2008 Supplement 7, Vol. 63, pA21 

    An abstract of the article "Pulmonary Function and Bronchial Reactivity in Patients With Chronic Cough," by A. Kelsall and colleagues are presented.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sign out of this library

Other Topics