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Bronchiectasis

Known as: Bronchiectases, Bronchiectasis [Disease/Finding], bronchiectasis nos 
Segmental, irreversible dilation of the bronchial tree resulting in the accumulation of secretions which leads to obstruction. The most common cause… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
The composition of the lung microbiome is increasingly well characterised, with changes in microbial diversity or abundance… Expand
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
RATIONALE There are no risk stratification tools for morbidity and mortality in bronchiectasis. Identifying patients at risk of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
The diagnosis, investigation and particularly management of bronchiectasis has been largely empirical and the subject of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
We employed a retrospective cohort design to estimate the prevalence and economic burden of bronchiectasis. Data were obtained… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Relationships between high-resolution computed tomography (HRCT) findings in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Bronchiectasis is a pathologic description of lung damage characterized by inflamed and dilated thick-walled bronchi. These… Expand
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Although severe, refractory asthma is an uncommon disease (likely , 5% of total asthma), it is poorly understood and, therefore… Expand
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Abstract A short-lived, controlled inflammatory response by the host is required to protect against incursions by foreign… Expand
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
Computed tomography (CT) was performed on six patients with bronchiectasis. In two cases of advanced cystic bronchiectasis, the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1968
Highly Cited
1968
Abstract We have wedged a small catheter in airways 2 to 3 mm in diameter in excised human lungs to have measure airway… Expand
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