In this podcast, Jerry Krishnan, MD, PhD, talks about the American Thoracic Society's new home oxygen therapy guidelines as they pertain to patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, as well as the research that is needed to fill the knowledge gaps.
Are you familiar with the 8 sections of the COPD Assessment Test? Find out by answering this pop quiz question.
Smoking is the most common cause of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Would you use spirometry to screen for the disease in individuals with a history of tobacco smoking but who are asymptomatic?
In this podcast, Brian King, PhD, MPH, discusses his team's latest research on the prevalence of and risk factors for rehospitalization and death after discharge of patients with e-cigarette and vaping-related lung injury (EVALI), as well as comments on the current EVALI epidemic in the United States.