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Pulmonology

Spring 2015 Clinical Conference - Topics in Pulmonary Medicine

There have been many advances in the field of pulmonary embolism, and with novel therapies come the need for discussion of their use and impact on patient outcomes. The goal of this conference is to provide the audience with up-to-date information about advancements in the field of pulmonary embolism, as well as management of PE complications such as pulmonary hypertension and CTEPH.

Variation in Clinical Presentation and Biology of COPD

Dr. Sciurba provides an overview of the variations of COPD. Explanations for such variations and how they affect patient selection for clinical trials is also discussed.

Publish Date: 3/29/2012
Total Viewing Time: 28 min.

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Cystic Fibrosis: A Paradigm for Genetics to Personalized Medicine

Dr. Pilewski provides an overview of the clinical features of typical and atypical Cystic Fibrosis, as well as discusses diagnostic criteria, pathogenesis, and genetic mutation based drug therapy.

Publish Date: 3/22/2012
Total Viewing Time: 32 min.

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Lung Cancer Update: Something old, something new, still pretty blue

Dr. David Wilson reviews direction of lung cancer prevention as well as the potential advantages of CT screening of high risk populations.

Publish Date: 3/1/2012
Total Viewing Time: 30 minutes

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Severe Asthma: Can Phenotyping Help with Understanding and Treatment?

Pulmonologist, Dr. Sally E. Wenzel discusses phenotyping of difficult to treat asthma patients and its implications for treatment in this UPMC CME presentation.

Publish Date: 9/29/2011
Total Viewing Time: 41 minutes

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Continuing Medical Education

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GERD and Lung Disease: Selected Presentations from the 2014 Benign Esophageal Conference

GERD and Lung Disease: Selected Presentations from the 2014 Benign Esophageal Conference

Publish Date: 2/6/2015
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Asthma Disparities: Root Causes and Potential Solutions

Asthma Disparities: Root Causes and Potential Solutions

Publish Date: 6/27/2014
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Hemolytic Anemia And Pulmonary Hypertension

Hemolytic Anemia And Pulmonary Hypertension

Publish Date: 4/8/2014
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Pulmonary Aspiration: A Pathway to Prevention Throughout the Continuum of Care

Pulmonary Aspiration: A Pathway to Prevention Throughout the Continuum of Care

Publish Date: 6/27/2013
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Sleep Apnea: Diagnosis and Treatment 2012

Sleep Apnea: Diagnosis and Treatment 2012

Publish Date: 3/13/2013
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Quality: Raising the Bar - Implications for Performance

Quality: Raising the Bar - Implications for Performance

Publish Date: 4/10/2012
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Severe Asthma: Can Phenotyping Help with Understanding and Treatment?

Severe Asthma: Can Phenotyping Help with Understanding and Treatment?

Publish Date: 9/29/2011
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Optimizing Treatment with Positive Airway Pressure in Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Optimizing Treatment with Positive Airway Pressure in Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Publish Date: 9/28/2011
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