Tag "Pulmonary Medicine"

The Center for Pulmonary Imaging Research (CPIR) is a multi-disciplinary team of researchers and clinicians from Pulmonary Medicine, Radiology, and the Imaging Research Center (IRC). The CPIR, directed by Jason Woods, PhD, was launched in 2013 to conduct collaborative research focused › Continue Reading

Epinephrine auto-injectors such as the EpiPen can be the difference between life and death for young people with food allergies. However, a new study finds many kids don’t get this essential treatment when needed. To learn more about when is › Continue Reading

Bruce Trapnell, MD, suspected that an inhaled medication could help treat patients with autoimmune pulmonary alveolar proteinosis (aPAP), a rare, potentially deadly lung disease. Trapnell reached out to NCATS, an NIH program, which helped shepherd the potential therapy through several › Continue Reading

One of the many difficulties with diagnosing sleep breathing disorders is first realizing your child actually has an issue. “My child snores a lot and is sleepy during the day,” or “He’s a very restless sleeper and it may be › Continue Reading