Quality of life and adherence to inhaled corticosteroids and tiotropium in COPD are related – Dove Medical Press


Quality of life and adherence to inhaled corticosteroids and tiotropium in COPD are related
Dove Medical Press
Background: Poor adherence to inhaled medications in COPD patients seems to be associated with an increased risk of death and hospitalization. Knowing the determinants of nonadherence to inhaled medications is important for creating interventions to ...

If smoker has COPD, quitting might not help lung function – Cornell Chronicle


If smoker has COPD, quitting might not help lung function
Cornell Chronicle
Quitting cigarettes may not improve smokers' lung function if they have already begun to develop chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, according to new research from Weill Cornell Medicine. The findings illustrate how cigarettes affect the lungs on a ...

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Limited, Targeted Antibiotic Treatment Urged for Pneumonia … – HealthLeaders Media


Limited, Targeted Antibiotic Treatment Urged for Pneumonia ...
HealthLeaders Media
New guidelines aiming to reduce antibiotic resistance in hospitals call for shorter courses, and more targeted use of drugs for pneumonia.
Study investigates duration of antibiotic treatment in CAP | American ...Pharmacy Today, American Pharmacists Association, pharmacist.com

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