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Cigarette smoking is associated with a greater risk of incident asthma in allergic rhinitis.
BACKGROUND Asthma and rhinitis are often comorbid conditions, and several studies have suggested that rhinitis often precedes asthma. Sensitization to allergen has been shown to be one of theExpand
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Greater risk of incident asthma cases in adults with Allergic Rhinitis and Effect of Allergen Immunotherapy: A Retrospective Cohort Study
Asthma and rhinitis are often co-morbid conditions. As rhinitis often precedes asthma it is possible that effective treatment of allergic rhinitis may reduce asthma progression.The aim of our studyExpand
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Adverse respiratory effects and allergic susceptibility in relation to particulate air pollution: flirting with disaster
The prevalence of allergic conditions such as asthma, rhinoconjunctivitis and atopic eczema/dermatitis has steadily increased in recent decades. Elicitation of an IgE-mediated allergic trait appearsExpand
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[1,2,4]Triazole derivatives as 5-HT(1A) serotonin receptor ligands.
A series of new 4-amino-3-[3-[4-(2-methoxy or nitro phenyl)-1-piperazinyl] propyl]thio]-5-(substitutedphenyl)[1,2,4]triazoles 11a-t was synthesized in order to obtain compounds with high affinity andExpand
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Physiological effects of meals in difficult-to-wean tracheostomised patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
ObjectivesTo evaluate effects of meals in difficult-to-wean tracheostomised patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary diseases during spontaneous breathing or Inspiratory PressureExpand
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Greater severity of new onset asthma in allergic subjects who smoke: a 10-year longitudinal study
BackgroundLittle is known about the association between cigarette smoking and asthma severity. We assessed smoking as a determinant of disease severity and control in a cohort of clinic-referredExpand
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Predictors of non-invasive ventilation tolerance in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
BACKGROUND The most frequent cause of death in patients with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) is respiratory failure. Recently, it has been shown that non-invasive ventilation improves survivalExpand
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Physiological responses to arm exercise in difficult to wean patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
AbstractObjectivesTo evaluate the effects of arm exercise with or without support of mechanical ventilation on breathing pattern, respiratory muscle pressure output, and ratings of dyspnea and armExpand
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