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News: Articles from our Partners at Consultant 360 October 2018


New Guideline: Patients With Sleep Apnea May Not Realize They Are Obese

A new American Thoracic Society guideline recommends weight loss strategies for patients with apnea.

When Should Antibiotics Be Prescribed For Acute Cough?

Researchers sought to estimate the effects of antibiotics on adverse outcomes in children with acute cough and other symptoms.

New Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Guideline Published

A new guideline has been published to help clinicians diagnose idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, a rare and often fatal lung disease of unknown etiology.

Study: Obesity Raises Asthma Risk, But Asthma Raises Obesity Risk, Too

Obesity is a risk factor for asthma, but new research from the European Respiratory Society International Congress suggests that the reverse is also true.

ICS Use Associated With Non-TB Mycobacterial Lung Infections

Is the increasing rate of non-TB mycobacterial (NTM) lung disease among people with asthma and other airway diseases associated with inhaled corticosteroid use?