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World TB Day 2019: It’s Time!
March 24, 2019 - March 24 is World TB Day, observed on the anniversary of Robert Koch’s original report of his discovery of the Mycobacterium tuberculosis bacillus. Dr. Luke Davis gives his insights on ending this public health crisis.
Sleep: It Does a Body Good
March 22, 2019 - Dr. Nancy Stewart contributes to Sleep Awareness Month by sharing some tips and tricks on how to best improve our sleep and sleep practices.
Aspirin Use and Respiratory Morbidity in COPD Q&A With Ashraf Fawzy, MD, MPH
March 19, 2019 - We followed up with Ashraf Fawzy, MD, MPH, co-author of the article "Aspirin Use and Respiratory Morbidity in COPD" featured in the March 2019 issue of the journal CHEST®️.
March CHEST and MedPage Today #pulmCCMPT Twitter Chat: Sleep in the ICU
March 15, 2019 - Join CHEST and MedPage Today on Thursday, March 21, at 7 pm Central/8 pm Eastern as we discuss another hot topic in pulmonary, critical care, and sleep medicine. The topic? How quality of sleep can affect patient outcomes in the ICU.
Pulmonary Rehabilitation Needs PR: Global Insights
March 13, 2019 - It's Pulmonary Rehabilitation Week and Dr. Sai Praveen Haranath discusses the global need for awareness of pulmonary rehabilitation and popularizing this relatively low-cost but effective intervention.
Hot in Journal CHEST® March 2019
March 05, 2019 - Each month, we ask our Social Media Co-Editors of CHEST, to weigh in on the hot topics in CHEST. It's March, so let's hear from Dr. Boka as he outlines his highlights.
Leveraging Circadian Cues to Improve ICU Outcomes
March 01, 2019 - We admit critically ill patients to the ICU. Stick tubes and needles in their bodies. Restrain them. Disturb them constantly day and night. Deprive them of natural light. Feed them around the clock. Give them high doses of drugs that alter brain function …Then we ask, “What pill will fix this?” This Sleep Awareness Month, Dr. Melissa P. Knauert discusses efforts to address sleep in the ICU.
“Good for you!”: Reflections on Being a Black Female Physician
February 20, 2019 - "As an African American female physician, I represent a minority of a minority—only 5% of US physicians are African American and, worse still, only 2% of US physicians are African American women." This Black History Month, Dr. Chidinma Chima-Melton shares the importance of representation and changing perceptions in medicine.
#WomenInMedicine
February 18, 2019 - Women are harnessing the power of social media as a tool to bring awareness to workplace gender discrepancies, including gender discrimination and sexual harassment. Read Dr. Khan's take on the importance of #WomenInMedicine.
Patent Foramen Ovale: A Cause for Refractory Hypoxemia
February 08, 2019 - It's National Heart Healthy Month and Dr. Jacqueline Greer discusses how patent foramen ovale (PFO) is diagnosed, the causes, and when PFO closure should be considered.
Hot in Journal CHEST® February 2019
February 01, 2019 - Each month, we ask our Social Media Co-Editors of CHEST, to weigh in on the hot topics in CHEST. It's February, so let's hear from one of our co-editors, Dr. Viren Kaul, as he outlines his highlights.
Effectiveness of Influenza Vaccination on Hospitalizations and Risk Factors for Severe Outcomes in Hospitalized Patients With COPD Q&A With Co-Author Sunita Mulpuru, MD
January 30, 2019 - We followed up with Sunita Mulpuru, MD, co-author of the article "Effectiveness of Influenza Vaccination on Hospitalizations and Risk Factors for Severe Outcomes in Hospitalized Patients With COPD" featured in the January 2019 issue of the journal CHEST®️.
5 CHEST Blogs You Loved in 2018
January 14, 2019 - Throughout 2018, there were many blogs written on a variety of topics, but a few highly resonated with CHEST readers. See which five blogs in 2018 received the most attention.
Hot in Journal CHEST® January 2019
January 09, 2019 - Each month, we ask our Social Media Co-Editors of CHEST, to weigh in on the hot topics in CHEST. It's January, so let's hear from Dr. Ramachandran as he outlines his highlights.
January #pulmCC Twitter Chat: It’s that time of year: Influenza in the ICU
January 08, 2019 - Join us Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 7 pm Central/8 pm Eastern as we discuss another hot topic in pulmonary, critical care, and sleep medicine: caring for critically ill patients with influenza.
Sleep Apnea Increases the Risk of New Hospitalized Atrial Fibrillation: A Historical Cohort Study Q&A With Co-Author Tetyana Kendzerska, MD, PhD
December 18, 2018 - We followed up with Tetyana Kendzerska, MD, PhD, co-author of the article "Sleep Apnea Increases the Risk of New Hospitalized Atrial Fibrillation: A Historical Cohort Study" featured in the December issue of the journal CHEST®️.
Hot in CHEST® December 2018
December 10, 2018 - Each month, we ask our Social Media Co-Editors of CHEST®, to weigh in on the hot topics in CHEST. It's December, so let's hear from Dr. Boka as he outlines his highlights.
Coming Together to Crush Lung Disease
December 06, 2018 - Learn about Robert (Bob) Castle's story on his struggle and successful progress with COPD and the help he received from his wife, Anne, and his physician, CHEST Fellow and member, Dr. Deborah Jo Levine.
Questions and Answers From the Clinical Perspectives™ Webinar “Evaluation of Patients Presenting With Chronic Dyspnea”
November 30, 2018 - At a recent webinar, CHEST leader Victor Test, MD, FCCP, discussed key findings from the latest Clinical Perspectives™ white paper: “Evaluation of Patients Presenting With Chronic Dyspnea.”
Effectiveness of Reprocessing for Flexible Bronchoscopes and Endobronchial Ultrasound Bronchoscopes Q&A With Author Cori L. Ofstead, MSPH
November 29, 2018 - We followed up with lead author Cori L. Ofstead, MSPH of the article "Effectiveness of Reprocessing for Flexible Bronchoscopes and Endobronchial Ultrasound Bronchoscopes" featured in the November journal CHEST.
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