Commentary

Review
Review
04/14/2022
Pulmonary arterial hypertension is a rare disorder in which there is high blood pressure in the arteries that bring blood from the right side of the heart to the lungs, usually with idiopathic origins....
04/14/2022
Pulmonary Pitfalls
Pulmonary Pitfalls
02/23/2022
A frequent pitfall in clinical practice is to believe that guidelines are validated, but what if the collection of evidence creates a statistical entity that does not exist in real-world clinical practice?...
02/23/2022
Top Papers Of The Month
Top Papers Of The Month
02/05/2021
In this month’s Pediatric Top Paper, Jessica Tomaszewski, MD, writes about a study that evaluated the effect of a wellness visit on the risk of asthma exacerbations among children and adolescents.
02/05/2021
Consultations & Comments
Consultations & Comments
01/07/2020

Shweta Kumar, MD; Balaji Yegneswaran, MD; and Capecomorin S. Pitchumoni, MD 

Shweta Kumar, MD; Balaji Yegneswaran, MD; and Capecomorin S. Pitchumoni, MD  ...
Corticosteroids have become one of the most widely used treatments for numerous inflammatory and autoimmune disorders.
01/07/2020
Pulmonary Pitfalls
Pulmonary Pitfalls
11/15/2019

Brooks T. Kuhn, MD; Jimmy Nguyen, RRT; Nicholas J. Kenyon, MD, MAS; and Jason Y. Adams, MD, MS

Brooks T. Kuhn, MD; Jimmy Nguyen, RRT; Nicholas J. Kenyon, MD, MAS; and Jason Y. Adams,...
Mechanical ventilation can be a lifesaving intervention.
11/15/2019
Pulmonary Fibrosis
Pulmonary Fibrosis
09/17/2019
In this commentary, Albert Rizzo, MD, outlines diagnostic steps, treatment options, and possibility of a cure for pulmonary fibrosis.
09/17/2019
Pulmonary Pitfalls
Pulmonary Pitfalls
07/22/2019
One in 500 expectant mothers experience serious health consequences from uncontrolled asthma during pregnancy, including maternal and/or perinatal death from asphyxia, preeclampsia, intrauterine growth...
07/22/2019
Pulmonary Pitfalls
Pulmonary Pitfalls
05/03/2019

Laren Tan, MD, and Samuel Louie, MD

Laren Tan, MD, and Samuel Louie, MD
Even with the arsenal of antibiotics and vaccines available in the 21st century, community-acquired pneumonia has lost none of its virulence.
05/03/2019
Tuberculosis
Tuberculosis
04/09/2019
In this commentary, Eusondia Arnett, PhD, explains her research on apoptosis in Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection. It is her hope to discover how to limit and better treat tuberculosis.
04/09/2019
Top Papers Of The Month
Top Papers Of The Month
03/21/2019
Respiratory viruses are a known trigger of pediatric asthma exacerbations, but it is not clear how their presence affects the severity of exacerbation or the response to treatment.
03/21/2019