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The New England Journal of Medicine: Search Results in Pulmonary\Critical Care
The New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) RSS feed -- Search Results in Pulmonary\Critical Care. NEJM ( is a weekly general medical journal that publishes new medical research findings, review articles, and editorial opinion on a wide variety of topics of importance to biomedical science and clinical practice.

Adjunctive Glucocorticoid Therapy in Patients with Septic Shock
01/01/70 - Sepsis, which has been identified by the World Health Organization as a global health priority, has no proven pharmacologic treatment, other than the appropriate antibiotic agents, fluids, and vasopressors as needed; reported death rates among hospitalized patients range between 30% and 45%.…

E-Cigarettes and the Harm-Reduction Continuum
01/01/70 - On July 28, 2017, the recently appointed commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Scott Gottlieb, announced a "new comprehensive plan for tobacco and nicotine regulation." To permit both scientific deliberation and product innovation, the FDA will delay rules on the regulation of…

Rib Fracture Associated with Bordetella pertussis Infection
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Case 01-2018: A 39-Year-Old Woman with Rapidly Progressive Respiratory Failure
01/01/70 - Presentation of Case. Dr. Raghu R. Chivukula (Medicine): A 39-year-old woman with a history of leukemia and double-unit cord-blood transplantation was admitted to this hospital because of dyspnea, hypoxemia, and the presence of infiltrates in both lungs. Thirty months before this admission, the…

Osimertinib in Untreated EGFR-Mutated Advanced Non?Small-Cell Lung Cancer
01/01/70 - The current standard of care for patients with locally advanced or metastatic non?small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) harboring epidermal growth factor receptor tyrosine kinase inhibitor (EGFR-TKI)?sensitizing mutations is treatment with a first-generation or second-generation EGFR-TKI such as…

Long-Term Effects of Inhaled Budesonide for Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia
01/01/70 - Bronchopulmonary dysplasia is the most common chronic complication of extremely preterm birth, and rates of this complication have remained stable or increased among extremely preterm infants in the past two decades. Bronchopulmonary dysplasia is associated with higher mortality rates, and among…

Osimertinib as First-Line Treatment in EGFR-Mutated Non?Small-Cell Lung Cancer
01/01/70 - Genetic analysis is now routine in metastatic non?small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) to identify somatic sensitizing mutations in EGFR, typically L858R and exon 19 deletion (Ex19del). Patients with these genotypes are treated with first- or second-generation epidermal growth factor receptor tyrosine…

Pneumomediastinum Associated with Influenza A Infection
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Edoxaban for the Treatment of Cancer-Associated Venous Thromboembolism
01/01/70 - Venous thromboembolism is a common complication of cancer and its therapy. Treatment of cancer-associated venous thromboembolism is challenging, and the risks of recurrent thrombosis and bleeding are higher among patients with cancer than among those without cancer. These two complications are…

Pharmacomechanical Catheter-Directed Thrombolysis for Deep-Vein Thrombosis
01/01/70 - Despite the use of anticoagulant therapy, the post-thrombotic syndrome develops within 2 years in approximately half of patients with proximal deep-vein thrombosis. The post-thrombotic syndrome commonly causes chronic limb pain and swelling and can progress to cause major disability, leg ulcers,…

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