Airway Obstruction

Known as: Obstructions, Airway, Airway Obstruction [Disease/Finding], obstruction airway 
Any hindrance to the passage of air into and out of the lungs.

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1938-2017
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND The major sites of obstruction in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) are small airways (<2 mm in diameter… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Extracellular ATP serves as a danger signal to alert the immune system of tissue damage by acting on P2X or P2Y receptors. Here… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Thymic stromal lymphopoietin (TSLP) is said to increase expression of chemokines attracting Th2 T cells. We hypothesized that… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a major public health problem associated with long-term exposure to… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
UNLABELLED Problems with tracheal intubation are infrequent but are the most common cause of anaesthetic death or brain damage… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND FEV(1) is regarded as the most significant correlate of survival in COPD and is used as a measure of disease severity… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
To study the mechanisms and kinetics underlying the development of increased airway responsiveness (AR) after allergic… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND Smoking may cause inflammation of the airways and impairment of lung function. To determine the relationship between… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
BACKGROUND The aim was to develop a standardised and externally paced field walking test, incorporating an incremental and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
The presence of airways obstruction identify in middle-aged male smokers at increased risk for lung cancer. This hypothesis was… (More)
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