obstructive lung disease


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Related to obstructive lung disease: emphysema, asthma
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obstructive lung disease

n. obstrucción crónica del pulmón que impide la entrada libre del aire a causa de un estrechamiento físico o funcional del árbol bronquial.
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Global Strategy for the Diagnosis, Management and Prevention of COPD, Global Initiative for Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease (GOLD) 2011.
The Global Initiative for Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease (GOLD) included roflumilast as a new treatment option in the 2010 update of its COPD management guidelines, acknowledging its principal action to reduce inflammation and the clinical implications in terms of exacerbation reduction in GOLD stage III and IV COPD patients.
The Global Initiative for Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease has established improvement of respiratory symptoms as a treatment goal for patients with COPD.
In patients with obstructive lung disease and cardiac arrhythmia, bronchodilating agents such as beta-receptor agonists or theophylline preparations have been reported to induce supraventricular tachyarrhythmias (23,24).
Research Could Potentially Result in Better Outcomes for People Living with Asthma and Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease
About Asthma Asthma is a reversible obstructive lung disease, caused by increased reaction of the airways to various stimuli.
Tashkin and associates noted, including EUROSCOP (European Respiratory Society Study on Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) and ISOLDE (Inhaled Steroids in Obstructive Lung Disease in Europe).
Recommendations on how to treat COPD have been set out in evidence-based guidelines such as those developed by the Global Initiative for Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease (GOLD).
On 4 April 2001 scientists from the Global Initiative for Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease (GOLD) released international guidelines for COPD diagnosis, management and prevention.
The development of simple, rapid biomarker tests may similarly increase the likelihood of more readily identifying patients with obstructive lung disease.
The program followed guidelines set by the National Asthma Education and Prevention Program and the Global Initiative for Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease.
According to treatment guidelines of the Global Initiative for Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease (GOLD), long-acting bronchodilators, including tiotropium, are a preferred treatment option for COPD maintenance therapy.
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