Project ECHO is now being used for more than 10 different conditions in New Mexico: asthma, chronic pain, diabetes and cardiovascular risk reduction, high-risk pregnancy, HIV/AIDS, mental illness, pediatric
Chronic disease Diseases like asthma or diabetes are much better cared for on the continuum, as a regular log of blood sugars or peak flow readings can be sent to me ... I can hear about early symptoms of asthma, not waiting for the patient to come in
Three separate studies in the 1990s showed that chronic cough can have different causes, with postnasal drip, asthma and gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) the most common culprits, Dr. ... Those who didn't improve and still had postnasal drip
May is Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month, and our story focuses in on diagnosing and treating environmental allergens.
As another example, I cited a 40-year-old woman with asthma who cannot afford her preventive and rescue inhalers due to their high cost and her high-deductible plan. ... I pointed out that lack of adherence will lead to asthma exacerbations and potential
Plenty of asthma and COPD,” said Dr. Donovan. The homeless may have the same health problems as the general population, but they often require different therapies.
appear like bronchitis, asthma, flu or other types of minor respiratory illnesses,” Dr.
On Tuesday,“ Fundamentals of Mechanical Ventilation” will serve as a refresher on topics such as the management of ARDS and asthma patients.“ Advanced Concepts in Mechanical Ventilation” on Wednesday will address
We can overshoot in our zeal to banish potential infectious agents, and the result may be other ills, from allergies, to asthma, to serious autoimmune diseases.
Approximately 52 million Americans, 1 out of 4 people, have a“ declinable” medical condition, including very common diseases like diabetes or asthma; if the ACA is repealed, they could again be