The International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease: its contribution to world lung health.
Pleural fluid chemical analysis in parapneumonic effusions. A meta-analysis.
Reduced glucocorticoid binding affinity in asthma is related to ongoing allergic inflammation.
Growth of prepubertal children with mild asthma treated with inhaled beclomethasone dipropionate.
Modulation of cytokine-induced eosinophil infiltration by phosphodiesterase inhibitors.
Spontaneous oxygen radical production at sites of antigen challenge in allergic subjects.
The leukotriene D4-receptor antagonist, ICI 204,219, relieves symptoms of acute seasonal allergic rhinitis.
Salbutamol inhibits pulmonary effects of platelet activating factor in man.
Role of 1,2-sn diacylglycerol in airway smooth muscle stimulated by carbachol.
Mechanisms and modulation of airway plasma exudation after direct inhalation of cigarette smoke.
An important role of tachykinins in ozone-induced airway hyperresponsiveness.
Distribution of bronchial responsiveness in a general population: effect of sex, age, smoking, and level of pulmonary function.
Effects of smoking and smoking cessation on longitudinal decline in pulmonary function.
Correlates of recurrent wheezing in school-age children. The Physicians of Raleigh Pediatric Associates.
Dairy farmers have increased methacholine bronchial responsiveness independent of sensitization to mold antigens.
Randomized, prospective trial of noninvasive positive pressure ventilation in acute respiratory failure.
Effects of positive end-expiratory pressure on regional distribution of tidal volume and recruitment in adult respiratory distress syndrome.
Dependency on the rate of change in PaO2 of the ventilatory response to progressive hypoxia.
Soluble form of P-selectin in plasma is elevated in acute lung injury.
Bronchodilator delivery by metered-dose inhaler in ventilator-supported patients.
Experimental hypersensitivity pneumonitis: effect of Thy1.2+ and CD8+ cell depletion.
Hyperoxic lung injury reduces exogenous surfactant clearance in vivo.
Cyclosporine A decreases rat skeletal muscle mitochondrial respiration in vitro.
Determinants of effective continuous positive airway pressure in obstructive sleep apnea. Role of respiratory effort.
Effect of upper airway anesthesia on obstructive sleep apnea.
Erythropoietin response in subjects with obstructive sleep apnea.
Suspected Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia with a negative induced sputum examination. Is early bronchoscopy useful?
Clinical utility of a commercial test based on the polymerase chain reaction for detecting Mycobacterium tuberculosis in respiratory specimens.
Diagnostic tests for pneumonia in ventilated patients: prospective evaluation of diagnostic accuracy using histology as a diagnostic gold standard.
Elevated levels of exhaled nitric oxide in bronchiectasis.
Allergen-induced late asthmatic reactions are associated with elevation of exhaled nitric oxide.
Cytokine immunoreactivity in seasonal rhinitis: regulation by a topical corticosteroid.
Immunomodulation by theophylline in asthma. Demonstration by withdrawal of therapy.
Effects of allergen challenge on eosinophils, eosinophil cationic protein, and granulocyte-macrophage colony-stimulating factor in mild asthma.
Regular albuterol, nedocromil sodium, and bronchial inflammation in asthma.
Increased airway responsiveness to inhaled methacholine in a rat model of chronic bronchitis.
Increased 92 kD gelatinase activity from alveolar macrophages in newborn rats.
Alveolar fibrosis and capillary alteration in experimental pulmonary silicosis in rats.
Increased expression of type VI collagen in lung fibrosis.
Increased interleukin-1 receptor antagonist in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. A compartmental analysis.
Mucosal T-lymphocytes in central airways of lung transplant recipients.
Cotton dust produces an increase in intraepithelial mucosubstances in rat airways.
Surfactant protein-A deficiency in a primate model of bronchopulmonary dysplasia.
Education and experience improve transbronchial needle aspiration performance.
Effect of inhaled atrial natriuretic peptide and a neutral endopeptidase inhibitor on histamine-induced bronchoconstriction.
Long-term safety of ofloxacin and ciprofloxacin in the treatment of mycobacterial infections.
Persistent pulmonary hypertension of the newborn.
Lymphangiomyomatosis recurrence in the allograft after single-lung transplantation.
Pulmonary capillaritis and diffuse alveolar hemorrhage. A primary manifestation of polymyositis.
Respiratory function measurements in infants: symbols, abbreviations, and units. American Thoracic Society/European Respiratory Society.
Respiratory function measurements in infants: measurement conditions. American Thoracic Society/European Respiratory Society.
Advances in molecular genetics, transgenic models, and gene therapy for the study of pulmonary diseases.
Infections, asthma, and copd. Proceedings from the 3rd Lunteren Conference. Zeist, the Netherlands, February 3-4, 1993.
Predisposing conditions to bacterial infections in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
The role of humoral mucosal immunity in the induction and maintenance of chronic airway infections.
Relationships among the composition of mucus, epithelial lining liquid, and adhesion of microorganisms.
Virulence factors in the colonization and persistence of bacteria in the airways.
Relevance of animal models for chronic bacterial airway infections in humans.
Review of fungus-induced asthmatic reactions.