Lucy Schomberg, Specialist Registrars in Respiratory Medicine, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
Richard Leach, Consultant Respiratory Physicians, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust, London , UK
Following a twelve-month history of dry cough and increasing exercise-induced dyspnoea, a 65-year-old man presented with deterioration in his symptoms after an upper respiratory tract infection. Despite three recent courses of antibiotics, regular inhaled bronchodilators and a course of oral steroid therapy he remained breathless on minimal exercise (<50 metres on the flat).
Nicholas Hopkinson, Consultant Respiratory Physician, Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
Christopher Kosky, Consultant Respiratory Physicians, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
A 34-year-old male civil servant presented to the emergency department with a three-day history of malaise and tingling in his hands and feet. He described weakness such that he was unable to get out of the bath unaided.
Background: The intensity and frequency of sounds in a lung sound analysis (LSA) may be related to airway constriction; however, whether any factors of an LSA can predict airway eosinophilic ...
Background: Studies show that anaphylaxis is under-recognized and epinephrine (adrenaline) is under-used by medical personnel as well as patients and their families. This study assesses the ...
Newly diagnosed and relapsed follicular lymphoma: ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines for diagnosis, treatment and follow-upJun 2014
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After completing this module you should know the common causes of mucocutaneous lesions in patients with HIV infection. You should know how to recognise such lesions and, where appropriate, how...
This activity is intended for allergists and other physicians with an interest in allergic diseases. The goal of this activity is to discuss the management of allergic rhinoconjunctivitis and other...
This activity is intended for allergists and other physicians with an interest in allergic diseases. The goal of this activity is to discuss the risks and benefits of allergen immunotherapy...
Study evaluating the safety and efficacy of a novel biologic in the treatment of systemic lupus erythematosus in male and female adults. Patients who qualify will be randomized to either active BMS-931699 or placebo for up to 24 weeks. Disease activity..
Noninvasive brain stimulations (NIBS) will be used in MS patients with cognitive impairments to enhance their cognitive aptitudes.