Surprisingly, one bacterial species tended to dominate in certain patients with IPF who were not treated with antibiotics—and those patients were more likely to survive.
Tag: lung function
As air pollution in Stockholm has decreased, the lung capacity of children and adolescents has improved, according to a new study.Read More
The “river-tunnel effect” may help explain the extremely poor air quality in New York City’s underground transit system.Read More
This association may result from the mechanical effects of truncal obesity and/or the metabolic effects of adipose tissue, say researchers.Read More