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Bronchopulmonary segments of the lungs

This video is part of a playlist of short videos which are intended to combine multiple choice questions' answering experience with an improved understanding...  
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over 4 years ago
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Which systemic vein can be blocked by a tumor at the lung hilum?

This video is part of a playlist of short videos which are intended to combine multiple choice questions' answering experience with an improved understanding.  
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over 4 years ago
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Second Malignancies After Radiotherapy for Prostate Cancer

Might irradiation of the prostate contribute to secondary cancers of other organs, such as bladder, colon, lung, and rectum?  
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over 4 years ago
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Which vessel is a posterior relation of the right main bronchus?

This video is part of a playlist of short videos which are intended to combine multiple choice questions' answering experience with an improved understanding...  
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over 4 years ago
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Will Hyperpolarized Noble Gas MRI Revolutionize Lung Imaging?

Hyperpolarized noble gas MRI marks the next wave of lung imaging innovation.  
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over 4 years ago
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Climate Change Threatens Hearts, Lungs But Also Brains - U.S. Study

Climate change can be expected to boost the number of annual premature U.S. deaths from heat waves in coming decades and to increase mental health problems from extreme weather like hurricanes and floods, a U.S. study said on Monday.  
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over 4 years ago
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EU Expands Nivolumab Approval For Lung and Kidney Cancer

Nivolumab is now approved in Europe for both nonsquamous- and squamous-type non-small-cell lung cancer, as well as for use in renal cell carcinoma.  
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over 4 years ago
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Biopsy-Proven IgG4-Related Lung Disease

Gain a better understanding of lung involvement in immunoglobulin G4-related disease.  
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over 4 years ago
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Dermatomyositis As a Prodromal Sign of Lung Adenocarcinoma

This case report highlights the importance of a thorough search for underlying malignancy in patients with dermatomyositis.  
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over 4 years ago
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Pneumonia: Causes, Types, & Symptoms

Pneumonia is an infection in the lungs that can be caused by a variety of different pathogens, including viruses, bacteria, fungi, and mycobacteria. Depending on the pathogen, symptoms can range in severity; this video covers the pathophysiology of a lung infection, as well as common types, clinical signs and symptoms, and treatments.  
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over 4 years ago
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A neonate with dyspnoea

A newborn boy presented to the neonatal intensive care unit with dyspnoea at birth. He was born at 40+1 weeks’ gestation and weighed 2950 g, with Apgar scores of 9 at one minute and 9 at five minutes. On examination, his left lung breath sounds were absent and bowel sounds could be auscultated in the left thoracic cage. His respiratory rate was 70 breaths/min and there were no other …  
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over 4 years ago
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Yoga may improve asthma symptoms, Cochrane review finds

A Cochrane review has concluded that yoga “probably” improves quality of life and symptoms in people who have asthma. However, its effects on lung function and the use of medicines remain uncertain.  
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over 4 years ago
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A neonate with dyspnoea

A newborn boy presented to the neonatal intensive care unit with dyspnoea at birth. He was born at 40+1 weeks’ gestation and weighed 2950 g, with Apgar scores of 9 at one minute and 9 at five minutes. On examination, his left lung breath sounds were absent and bowel sounds could be auscultated in the left thoracic cage. His respiratory rate was 70 breaths/min and there were no other …  
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over 4 years ago
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Should Patients in Their 70s Get Lung Transplants?

As the age of lung transplant patients increases, the age of recipients and the stewardship of organs have become controversial. Experts debated these issues at a heart and lung transplant meeting.  
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over 4 years ago
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Older Lung Donors Raise Mortality Risk Only Slightly

Pushing the maximum recommended donor age for lung transplants from 55 to 64 years greatly expands the donor pool, with only a slight increase in recipient mortality. However, more research is needed.  
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over 4 years ago
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Persistent Childhood Asthma Linked to Early COPD

Persistent childhood asthma was linked to signs of COPD before age 30 years; children with a pattern of decreased lung growth or decreased lung function at baseline and males may be at increased risk.  
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over 4 years ago
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The Impact of Antiretroviral Therapy on Lung Immunology

A new study examines the pulmonary implications of antiretroviral therapy for HIV -- specifically on lung immunology.  
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over 4 years ago
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Prolyl Isomerase Pin1 Expression in Lung Adenocarcinoma

The findings of this study suggest that inhibition of Pin1 activity could be a novel strategy for lung cancer treatment.  
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over 4 years ago
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Antibody-Mediated Rejection in Lung Transplantation

Antibody-mediated rejection may negatively impact lung transplant prognosis, according to a new study.  
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over 4 years ago
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Non-COPD Lung Disease Still Spells Trouble for Smokers

Even when lung function does not meet criteria for COPD, smokers can still have functional impairment and exacerbations.  
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over 4 years ago