Lower respiratory tract structure

Known as: Lower respiratory tract 
Subdivision of respiratory system which consists of the tracheobronchial tree, right lung and left lung.
National Institutes of Health

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2012
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2012
BACKGROUND 18,500 laboratory-confirmed deaths caused by the 2009 pandemic influenza A H1N1 were reported worldwide for the period… (More)
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2011
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2011
This document is an update of Guidelines published in 2005 and now includes scientific publications through to May 2010. It… (More)
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2009
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2009
CONTEXT In previous smaller trials, a procalcitonin (PCT) algorithm reduced antibiotic use in patients with lower respiratory… (More)
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2006
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2006
Highly pathogenic avian influenza virus (H5N1) may cause severe lower respiratory tract (LRT) disease in humans. However, the LRT… (More)
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2004
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2004
BACKGROUND We sought to determine the role of human metapneumovirus in lower respiratory tract illness in previously healthy… (More)
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2002
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2002
Many respiratory viruses cause morbidity in young children, but a licensed vaccine and effective oral therapy are available only… (More)
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1999
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1999
BACKGROUND The relation between lower respiratory tract illnesses in early life caused by the respiratory syncytial virus (RSV… (More)
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1991
Highly Cited
1991
OBJECTIVE To examine whether birth weight, infant weight, and childhood respiratory infection are associated with adult lung… (More)
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1986
Highly Cited
1986
Bronchoalveolar lavage is a powerful technique for sampling the epithelial lining fluid (ELF) of the lower respiratory tract but… (More)
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1979
Highly Cited
1979
Current concepts of the pathogenesis of emphysema suggest that it results from an imbalance of elastase and antielastase activity… (More)
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